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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CIAS Mini-Grants Support Graduate Student Research in Sustainable Agriculture

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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.