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Agronomy/Soils Field Day scheduled for Aug. 31

Fri, 12 Aug 2016

The 2016 Agronomy/Soils Field Day highlights University of Wisconsin-Madison/Extension research on emerging technologies and relevant crop production issues. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 31 at Arlington Agricultural Research Station.

Agricultural Leases in Wisconsin – Live webinars on Thursday, August 25

Wed, 10 Aug 2016

Two live webinars focusing on agricultural leasing will be offered at various University of Wisconsin-Extension offices across Wisconsin on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. This webinar is the first of a series of webinars from UW-Extension that will focus on a variety of farm succession topics.

Wise named to International Association of Community Development board of directors

Thu, 04 Aug 2016

Greg Wise, a professor and community development specialist with the University of Wisconsin-Extension, has been named to the International Association of Community Development Board of Directors.

New resource serves as road map for Wisconsin’s food entrepreneurs

Tue, 02 Aug 2016

Entrepreneurs thinking about starting or scaling up a food processing business can find a way to make their dreams a reality with the help of the newly released Wisconsin Food Processing Guide: A Handbook for Entrepreneurs and Managers, available from the University of Wisconsin-Extension.

G-WOW Climate Initiative nominated for Climate Adaptation Leadership Award

Tue, 02 Aug 2016

The “Gikinoo’wizhiwe Onji Waaban” (Guiding for Tomorrow) or “G-WOW” Initiative has been nominated for the Climate Adaptation Leadership Award for Natural Resources for “outstanding leadership to advance the resilience of the nation’s living natural resources in a changing climate.”

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