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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CIAS Mini-Grants Support Graduate Student Research in Sustainable Agriculture

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Great Lakes Farm to School Networking Day

Date: May 16 2010 8:00 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted March 2010

The National Farm to School Network is hosting a networking day in Detroit for people involved or interested in farm to school in the Great Lake region. Network with other farm to school advocates, learn about available resources in the region and beyond, and—most importantly—have a fun, social and relaxing time together!

The Great Lakes Networking Day precedes the 5th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference in Detroit. For more information, visit the conference website .