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

Precision Agriculture and Advanced IPM Workshop – Bayfield

Date: Jun 21 2013 8:30 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted May 2013

CIAS, in partnership with The IPM Institute and Threshold IPM Services, is offering an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) workshop for growers, IPM consultants, students, technical service producers and Extension. This workshop will add to your knowledge of pest management for apples and other specialty crops and increase your knowledge about NRCS EQIP practices, as well as methods of perennializing the landscape to retain water and eliminate erosion.

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