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

Science Expeditions

Date: Apr 2 2011 3:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted March 2011

UW-Madison welcomes learners and explorers of all ages to campus to experience science as discovery at the 9th Annual UW-Madison Science Expeditions on April 2, 2011! All events are free and open to the public. This event will be held at the new Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery. CIAS will be there with our exploration station: Cows Turn Grass Into Milk. For more information, including a schedule of events and directions, visit the Science Expeditions website.