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Great Lakes Response – COVID-19 Farmer Resilience Initiative

Family farmers in the Great Lakes region impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can now access much-needed relief. Farm Aid, in partnership with Great Lakes area organizations, is awarding $500 emergenc... Read more

COVID-19 Resources for Farmers and Consumers

Hello Michael Fields Community, We’re hoping that you and your family are doing well during this increasingly tough time. The COVID-19 pandemic is touching nearly every part of our live... Read more

MFAI main office closed to the public at this time.

During the current COVID-19 public health crisis the Michael Fields Agriculture Institutes main office will be closed to the public. We will respond to your phone calls, e-mails, texts and electron... Read more

Urgent, Simple Action for Farmers to Stop Climate Change

Farmers across the Midwest went to the mat with climate change this year, from a cold and wet spring that slowed or prevented planting, to severe storms that damaged fields and roads, to a soggy fall ... Read more

Conservation Roadtrip

The Uplands Virtual Conservation Roadtrip is a collaborative project between Michael Fields Agricultural Institute and farmers in the Iowa Co... Read more

We need an all-hands-on-deck effort to support farmers in crisis

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Cover Crop Options for Prevented Plant Acres

Conversations with farmers, crop consultants and crop insurance providers lead us to the conclusion that prevented plant will be claimed on significant acreage in 2019, especially since the full cover... 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

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Upcoming events

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May
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    An Exhibition of paintings by Wisconsin Artist Carole Milos

    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    05-04-2019

    “Sacred Spring: Celebrating Mother Nature” Reception

    Music: “SPRING” by Vivaldi

    Refreshments (reception only) Served In the Big Brown Barn

    EXHIBITION RUNS APRIL 7 TO MID-JUNE, 2019

    WEEKDAY HOURS 10:00am—4:00pm

    WEEKENDS BY APPOINTMENT

    Admission free 262-684-5193 for more information

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    Anthroposophy in the World with the Council for Anthroposophical Organizations (CAO)

    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    05-21-2019

    Open to all. Dessert and Coffee/Tea at 6:45. Discussion at 7:00.

    Meet with the leaders of associations from across the country to share ideas, challenges, and hopes for anthroposophical work in the world.

    AWSNA, The Alliance for Public Waldorf Education, RSF Social Finance, Steiner Books, Anthroposophical Physicians (PAAM), Eurythmy, the Center for Biography and Social Art, Camphill, the Biodynamic Association and the Anthroposophical Society in America will all be represented.

    In the Big Brown Barn at Michael Fields Agricultural Institute
    W2493 County Rd ES
    East Troy, WI

    No registration required. Questions contact Laura Scappaticci laura@anthroposophy.org