EVENTS

FH King Spring Garden Fest and Growing Season Kickoff

Date: April 28, 2018, 3-8pm
Location: FH King Student Farm, Eagle Heights
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Agroecoprospect: The Challenge of Integrating Values, Food and Farming

Date: June 13-16, 2018
Location: UW-Madison campus
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SUCCESS STORIES

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



Ride to Farm

Date: Jun 2 2012 7:45 am

Location: [unknown]

Posted April 2012

9th annual Ride to Farm fundraiser for the Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers

Check-in: 7:45-8:30am, Goodland County Park Shelter #2, Madison
Ride kick-off: 8:40am (Sharp!)
Course description: 64-mile (103K) bike ride in southern Dane and northern Green Counties, with two farm stops.
Send-off speaker: Kathryn (Kate) VandenBosch, Dean, College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS), University of Wisconsin, Madison

Proceeds from this ride will support the educational mission of the Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers.

More information and ride registration are available on the Ride to Farm website.