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

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

Effective Use of Pheromone Traps and Mating Disruption

Date: Jun 22 2011 9:00 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted May 2011

Location: Galesville, Wisconsin

This new course about effective use of pheromone traps and mating disruption will:

  • increase your knowledge of various monitoring lures and trap designs
  • provide you with a foundation for effective use of pheromone-based control for lepidopteran fruit pests
  • show you how to optimize placement of pheromone traps

Instructors: Larry Gut, Michigan State University and Matt Stasiak, Peninsular Ag Research Station, UW-Madison

For more information, see the course brochure.