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Uplands Watershed Field Day

You are invited to Meadowlark Organics Farm, Ridgeway, WI June 30th, 2019, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm, Lunch provided ... Read more

MFAI Invites You to Brunch – Featuring US grown Hemp

Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 11:00 am Chef Tyler Sailsbery, of the Black Sheep, is creating a delectable hemp-inspired bruncheon, including ... Read more

Join the Hemp Information Exchange Network

We created the Hemp Information Exchange to be a valuable resource for you and your industrial hemp endeavors. The exchange is where you can ask your production/harvest/storage/processing questions, g... Read more

Introducing the New Uplands Watershed Group Website

Interested in learning more about the incredible work being done by the members of the Iowa County Uplands Watershed Group? Visit our new website at ww... Read more

GULFS Summer Programming

This Summer, our GULFS Program partnered with the Mellowhood Foundation through a joint grant through the city of Madison to pilot three new lessons with their youth to help them start their own hot p... Read more

Cover crops, CO2 and carbon credits?

Cover crops are grown for several of their benefits, ranging from protecting and enhancing soil to pest suppression. What about using them to sequester atmospheric carbon to counter climate change, wh... Read more

Conservation Planning and Sustainability Consulting Services Available

The Michael Fields Agricultural Institute (MFAI) has long been concerned about soil and water conservation and environmental sustainability. In recent years, an increasing number of landowners have ap... Read more

Growing Urban Leaders in Food Systems (GULFS)

OVERVIEW GULFS is a dynamic, interactive, and engaging youth-centered curriculum developing youth leaders in food systems change. Focused in Milwaukee and Madison, we aim for youth t... Read more

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    “The Cranes are Flying! Sacred Earth: WINTER” Opening Art Reception

    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    12-16-2017
    W2493 County Rd ES, East Troy, WI 53120, USA

    Saturday, December 16, 2017 ~ 6:30 to 8:00 pm

    You are warmly invited to the Opening Art Reception “The Cranes are Flying! Sacred Earth: WINTER”.
    A Sculptural Arts Exhibition featuring Artist Tom Rauschke, XN-TRIX STUDIO.

    The exhibition is hosted by the Good Earth Church of the Divine in collaboration with Michael Fields Agricultural Institute.
    The evening reception will be accompanied with music “Winter” by Vivaldi and catered by Chef Jessica Fuchs of Fuchs Artisan Foods.

    Admission is free and the public is welcome.  For more information call 262-684-5193.  Click here for a printable flyer.