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Wisconsin Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Conference

Date: January 21-23, 2018
Location: Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
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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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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



Food for Thought Festival

Date: Sep 15 2012 8:30 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted August 2012

100 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Downtown Madison

Come celebrate local food on September 15th at REAP Food Group’s 14th Annual Food for Thought Festival! This popular Madison tradition offers opportunities for the whole family to taste, learn and discover new ways to eat more pleasurably and sustainably. The festival will feature interactive booths from over 40 organizations, farms and restaurants, as well as delicious local foods, cooking and tasting demonstrations, and kids activities. New to the event this year is Food Camp, a series of short educational opportunities for festival goers.

For more information, visit the REAP website.