Field Day and Seafood Lunch: Can Conservation Pay?

Date: October 24, 2018, 9:45am
Location: Dolan Farms, Dodgeville, WI

First Annual Wisconsin Chili Lunch

Date: November 15, 2018
Location: Statewide

6th Annual Perennial Farm Gathering

Date: December 7-8, 2018
Location: Lussier Family Heritage Center, Madison

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The Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers: Keeping the Dream of Farming Alive

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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

Wisconsin Local Food Summit

Date: Jan 26 2012 9:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted October 2011

Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan, WI

The Wisconsin Local Food Summit brings together community organizers, agency advocates, educators, local food producers, students and others to learn, network and help shape our local food systems.

The summit will offer a mix of plenary presentations, breakout sessions and discussions intended to increase knowledge and understanding, foster connection and plan action. As always, networking opportunities will abound. And, of course, we will enjoy delicious local food!

For more information, visit the Wisconsin Local Food Network’s website.