Keeping Water in our Soil: Uplands Watershed Group Farm Tour and Farmer-Fisherman Lunch

Date: July 27, 2018, 9:20am
Location: Spring Green, WI

Silvopasture Workshop

Date: August 3-4, 2018
Location: Spring Grove, MN and Coon Valley, WI

Dairy Heifer Grazing Farms Bus Tour

Date: August 8, 2018, 9:30am-6:30pm
Location: Tour begins in Madison

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The Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers: Keeping the Dream of Farming Alive

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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

Conservation of Native Pollinators: Bayfield

Date: Aug 12 2010 9:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted July 2010

Agriculture and Energy Resource Center, Bayfield, WI
Cost: $25 (includes registration, materials and lunch)

This day-long workshop will equip conservationists, land managers,
educators and agricultural professionals with practical, science-based
approaches to increasing crop security and reversing the alarming
trend of pollinator decline, especially in heavily managed agricultural
landscapes. Additional workshops will be held in Madison, Chippewa Falls, Milwaukee and Door County. For more information, see the workshop brochure.