EVENTS

2018 OGRAIN Winter Conference

Date: January 26-27, 2018
Location: UW-Madison campus
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2018 GrassWorks Grazing Conference

Date: January 30-February 1, 2018
Location: Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
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Wisconsin Farmers Union 87th Annual State Convention

Date: February 2-4, 2018
Location: Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
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The Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers: Keeping the Dream of Farming Alive

As older farmers retire, fewer young farmers are stepping in to take their place. The number of beginning farmers dropped 20 percent in the last five-year census period, and the average US farmer now tops 58 years of age. more

CIAS Mini-Grants Support Graduate Student Research in Sustainable Agriculture

CIAS supports innovative graduate student research addressing the challenges faced by small- and medium-sized farms and food businesses. Awarded annually, our competitive mini-grants aid students as they initiate their research in sustainable agriculture and food systems. more



Community Solutions: The Agroecology of Development in Africa

Date: May 7, 2015 2:30-6:30pm

Location: Wisconsin Institutes of Discovery, DeLuca Forum

Posted April 2015

Save the date for Community Solutions: The Agroecology of Development in Africa. This conference will feature speakers working on agroecological development projects in South Africa, Kenya and Uganda.

The conference will include a poster session and student poster competition. Poster abstracts are due May 1. Broad poster categories include food security, public health, environment, education, social justice and other topics related to development in Africa.

Community Solutions: The Agroecology of Development in Africa is hosted by the International Agriculture Colloquium and the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems at UW-Madison, and Kidlinks World. For more information, visit the IAC website.

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