October 29, 2018
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Prescription for First Warm Spring Saturday: Wade in Stream, MFAI and Farmer Group Host WAV (water monitoring) Training
May 17, 2018
May 5 found 18 farmers and others at the Cates Family Farm in Spring Green for a Water Action Volunteers (WAV) training on how to conduct basic water quality stream monitoring. Several Uplands Watersh... Read more
June 16, 2017
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
- 21http://michaelfields.org/michael-fields-calendar/biodynamic-farmscaping/W2493 County Rd ES, East Troy, WI 53120, USA
A talk by Jarrod Fowler, a horticulturist, entomologist, conservationist, and artist from Massachusetts. Information online at: jarrodfowler.com/info.html
Biodynamics is a holistic approach that amplifies the health and vitality of farm organisms. Farmscaping is an ecological method that enhances wildlife habitats for biological pest regulation, Biodynamic Farmscaping increases farm fertility and immunity with medicinal plants and beneficial insects. Learn to diagnose disorders, prescribe remedies, and administer antidotes that help nature heal.
- 24http://michaelfields.org/michael-fields-calendar/does-conservation-pay-field-day/5442 Co Rd ZZ, Dodgeville, WI 53533, USA
MFAI and Iowa County’s Uplands Watershed Group invite you to a field day on Wednesday morning, October 24, 2018 on the Southwest Wisconsin dairy farm of Ryan Dolan and family.
The topic: “Does Conservation Pay?”
Location: Dolan Farms, 5443 County Rd ZZ, Dodgeville, WI 53533
Schedule: The field day begins at 10:00, with presentations, tour, and (free) lunch to follow.
For more information or to RSVP, please contact MFAI Policy Director Margaret Krome at firstname.lastname@example.org or Iowa County Agricultural Extension Agent Gene Schriefer at email@example.com.