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



The Agroecology of Develoment: Community Solutions in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Date: November 9, 2017, 4-5:30pm

Location: Moore Hall, Rm 351

Posted November 2017

This talk features two South African speakers:

Dr. Michael Aliber, Professor of Agricultural Economics and Extension; Director of the Agricultural and Rural Development Research Institute at the University of Fort Hare

Asanda Apleni, Researcher at the Agricultural and Rural Development Research Institute, University of Fort Hare

Reception and continued dialogue to follow event

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