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
Six weeks till the award-winning Soil Sisters weekend Aug. 2-4, 2019 with a variety of on-farm workshops, culinary events and NEW in 2019 two Bus Tours of Farms! You can see the 5 components tab on the top of Soil Sisters main website to help plan your weekend. Note all events are ticketed and do … Continue reading Soil Sisters Weekend August 2 – 4 in Southern WI
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)
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!
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!
Check out the 3 upcoming CRAFT Field Day events below! Livestock: Chickens and Sheep Brodhead, WI | June 9th | 10am - 3pm | FREE for Non-MembersThis field day will feature a tour of Riemer Family Farm. During this tour, you'll learn about how you can incorporate animals into your farm operation. They'll talk about raising … Continue reading Upper Midwest CRAFT Field Days in June and July!
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: 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!
Submit proposals for a workshop/presentation session at the 2020 GrassWorks Grazing Conference, January 23 – 25, 2020 in Wisconsin Dells, WI. This year’s conference theme is Regenerating our GRASS roots. Apply and learn more here! Applications are due June 14th.
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
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Taliesin is Hiring Food Artisan Immersion Program Participants
Madison College is excited to offer two new workshops on farm financial management this spring semester at the Portage Campus through the new Institute for Sustainable Agriculture (ISA).
Join us in a Conversation about putting Resilient, Healthy, Local Agriculture & Food on the Wisconsin Governor's agenda!
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.firstname.lastname@example.org Trisha Wagner, UW-Extension Farm Management Program, email@example.com 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
Hello, I would like to share our internship information in the WLFN listserv. I have attached a visual image and have an additional description typed up below: Come join Farmshed, in downtown Stevens Point, where we are working to grow a resilient local food system! We are hiring eight intern positions this Spring, from graphic design … Continue reading Farmshed is Hiring Interns!
This high tunnel short course on November 5th is offered in Iowa but open to extension staff, growers, and other educators from surrounding states.
Take Root Veteran Program | Apply by 12/10, program launches January 2019!
Workshop and tour of Sinsinawa Mound Collaborative Farm!
Tax seminars for producers! Free and Open to everyone!