EVENTS

Keeping Water in our Soil: Uplands Watershed Group Farm Tour and Farmer-Fisherman Lunch

Date: July 27, 2018, 9:20am
Location: Spring Green, WI
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Silvopasture Workshop

Date: August 3-4, 2018
Location: Spring Grove, MN and Coon Valley, WI
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Dairy Heifer Grazing Farms Bus Tour

Date: August 8, 2018, 9:30am-6:30pm
Location: Tour begins in Madison
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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



Speed Weeding Workday: F.H. King Students for Sustainable Agriculture

Date: June 17, 2017, 2-5pm

Location: F.H. King garden, Eagle Heights, UW-Madison

Posted June 2017

It’s like speed dating but dirtier. Come learn how to weed your garden—ultra fast! Hang out during this wonderful workday. We’ll bring music and snacks – you can bring a can do attitude!

If you come for more than 40 minutes – leave with a nice potted plant!

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F.H. King Students for Sustainable Agriculture is a student garden organization on the UW-Madison campus with the mission of connecting students to the land, food and the surrounding community through our garden and workshops.