Marketing Specialist Position Opening with Farm 2 Facts

The Marketing Specialist (Associate) will join a start-up organization and start-up culture in managing marketing, customer service, and communications of the Farm 2 Facts (F2F) toolkit. The appointment is for one year. This is a fixed term position at 20 (.5FTE) hours per week. The position pays 34,000 /year along with University of Wisconsin benefits. … Continue reading Marketing Specialist Position Opening with Farm 2 Facts

Join us for a Rural Outreach Webinar June 27th @ 1PM (CST)

The Feeding Wisconsin Statewide SNAP Outreach team will be facilitating a webinar to discuss hunger-relief outreach in rural communities and provide opportunities for engagement in connecting community members to SNAP outreach services. If you are interested in joining a network of rural hunger fighting champions, register for our webinar by visiting our website at http://www.getaquestcard.org/webinars-and-events/. … Continue reading Join us for a Rural Outreach Webinar June 27th @ 1PM (CST)

The National Children and Youth Garden Symposium is coming to Wisconsin!

This summer, the American Horticultural Society's National Children and Youth Symposium is coming to Madison! This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with and learn from garden-based educators and leading experts in the field from representatives of renowned organizations such as Life Lab, The Edible School Yard , and Kidsgardening.org. Pashon Murray from Detroit Dirt … Continue reading The National Children and Youth Garden Symposium is coming to Wisconsin!

AmeriCorps Farm to School Program is looking for new service members!

The Wisconsin AmeriCorps Farm to School Program is looking for dedicated service members! AmeriCorps Farm to School members serve their communities by teaching nutrition lessons, connecting local farmers to schools, helping build or maintain school gardens, introducing students to local foods, and promoting volunteerism. To apply for an AmeriCorps Farm to School service position, please … Continue reading AmeriCorps Farm to School Program is looking for new service members!

Connect to Wisconsin Farm to School and Wisconsin Farm to Early Care and Education

There are great Farm to School and Farm to Early Care and Education (ECE) networks and resources in Wisconsin, and below is more information on how you can connect! There is a 15+ year tradition of innovative Farm to School efforts in the state thanks to great folks like you! Subscribe to the newsletter and … Continue reading Connect to Wisconsin Farm to School and Wisconsin Farm to Early Care and Education

Job Announcements & a Save the Date!

Job Announcements: The Savanna Institute is inviting applications for three positions: an associate director, a tree crop development lead, and a communicationsspecialist. Details and applications at savannainstitute.org/jobs. Save the Date: Mark your calendars for the National Good Food Network (NGFN) Conference in New Orleans next March! The NGFN Conference is a comprehensive, practitioner-driven conference for sharing … Continue reading Job Announcements & a Save the Date!

Collaborative Planning Meeting – June 6th at 2pm

Attend the next Collaborative Planning Meeting! Date: June 6th, 2:00 - 3:30 pm Location: Video conference via Zoom Zoom Link https://uwextension.zoom.us/j/2731128936 Audio option: 646-558-8656, Meeting ID: 273 112 8936 Agenda will be posted here: Agenda: GOOGLE DOC Review: Follow-Up from May 6th Collaborative Planning Meeting for more details. If you can't make it, you can still be involved! Simply schedule a … Continue reading Collaborative Planning Meeting – June 6th at 2pm

Resilient Farms Conference Dec 11th Wisconsin Dells

Resilient Farms Conference Will Help Farmers Explore Ideas for Creating New Revenue Release Date: November 9, 2018 Rebecca Binsfeld, Compeer Financial Client Education Consultant, Rebecca.binsfeld@compeer.com Trisha Wagner, UW-Extension Farm Management Program, trisha.wagner@ces.uwex.edu Faced with lower milk and commodity prices, many Wisconsin farmers are looking to diversify and add new revenue streams. Towards that end, Compeer Financial and … Continue reading Resilient Farms Conference Dec 11th Wisconsin Dells