Education/Networking Opportunities

Southern SAWG: Veteran Scholarships Available

Southern SAWG: Veteran Scholarships Available Limited scholarships are available for military veterans who would like to attend Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group’s (SAWG) annual Practical Tools and Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms Conference. The popular conference, which is being held January 27 through January 30 in...

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WORKSHOP: Mushrooms, Molds, and Mycorrhizae – Oct 17-18

Mushrooms, Molds, and Mycorrhizae: Cultivation, Gardening, Mycoremediation, Medicinal Use and Permaculture of Fungi An intimate 2-day immersion course with Tradd Cotter from Mushroom Mountain, author of Organic Mushroom Farming and Mycoremediation by Chelsea Green this October 17-18, 2015 Interested in cultivating mushrooms and improving site conditions...

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New Report on Management-Intensive Rotational grazing (MIRG)

The Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences publish this study on Potential carbon sequestration and forage gains with management-intensive rotational grazing. Do pastures under management-intensive rotational grazing (MIRG) differ from grasslands under other management in...

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