The Central Wisconsin Sustainability Newsletter is a collection of local, regional, national and international articles related to a variety of sustainability subjects focused on helping people learn about issues, research and events that impact sustainability in Central Wisconsin. Topic areas include food, farming, sustainable energy, and environmental health covering issues involving land, air and water. A separate topic area provides articles on more in-depth pesticide research.

You can sign up to receive a bi-monthly bulletin that highlights recent articles posted to the Central Wisconsin Sustainability Newsletter website. Upcoming local community events are also noted in the bulletin.

Upcoming Events

Stevens Point Winter Farmer’s Market

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Saturday, November 3, 2019 – April 25, 2020

8:00 am – 12:00 pm at Redeemer Lutheran Church

Vendors bring a selection of farm fresh and value added products for you to enjoy with a variety of vegetables, meats, breads, beverages, canned goods and much more! The market is currently being held in the parking lot of the Redeemer Lutheran Church (Behind Fleet Farm) from 8 am to Noon.


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June 25-27, 2020
7558 Deer Road, Custer, WI

Organized by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA), The Energy Fair is celebrating 31 years of bringing people together to learn about sustainability and clean energy, connect with others, and take action toward a sustainable future. Featuring 200+ workshops, 200 exhibits. a Farm & Garden Tour, an Artisan Market, yoga, live music, food, and fun all weekend long! Tickets on sale beginning April 1, 2020. Come see why “The Future is Electric!”