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Wisconsin Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Conference

Date: January 21-23, 2018
Location: Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
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2018 OGRAIN Winter Conference

Date: January 26-27, 2018
Location: UW-Madison campus
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2018 GrassWorks Grazing Conference

Date: January 30-February 1, 2018
Location: Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
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CIAS Mini-Grants Support Graduate Student Research in Sustainable Agriculture

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Troy Gardens Fall Festival

Date: September 10, 2017, 2-6pm

Location: Troy Community Garden, Madison, WI

Posted August 2017

Bring your family and friends to the Troy Gardens Fall Festival! Three local food carts will be selling yummy food with gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options. Treat yourself to an ice cream or non-dairy cone, refreshing Great Dane beer, and wine from Tornado Steak House. Purchase hand-made pottery to benefit Community GroundWorks. We’ll have free face painting and our annual apple cider pressing activities. Entertainment by the Truly Remarkable Loon, Kettle Moraine Blues Band, and Mami Wata African Drums. We hope to see you there!

Attendance is free, however, donations are greatly appreciated!

For more information, check out this event on Facebook.