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Heart of the Farm – Coffee Chat Online Series

The 2020/21 Winter Heart of the Farm – Coffee Chat Online Series has been completed.   We are looking at having Chats in both June and July and starting up a more full series again in November.  Check back here or the Heart of the Farm Facebook page. Recordings for all sessions are listed under Programs […]

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HOF Coffee Chat – Monday, February 8th, 2021

• February 8th, 2021 How to Read and Understand Your Milk Check Speaker: Mark Stephenson, Director of Dairy Policy Analysis and Center for Dairy Profitability and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Division of Extension Are you confused about what is printed on your milk check and what all the components are? Are you having difficulty reading […]

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Farmer Focus Groups

UW Extension and the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection’s (DATCP) Farm Center are partnering on a project to learn about farmers’/farm families’ unique challenges and stressors. This information will be used to teach health care and mental health care professionals about farm life and farm culture so they can better support their patients/clients […]

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HOF Coffee Chat – Monday, December 14th, 2020

• December 14th, 2020 Putting the ‘Me’ in Merry: Self Care Tips for the Holiday Season Speaker: Jackie Carattini, Nancy Vance and Lori Zierl,  Human Development and Relationship Educators, University of Madison/Division of Extension It’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? Unfortunately, it doesn’t always feel that way. Join us to discuss some […]

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Heart of the Farm – Online “Coffee Chats” series, Fall/Winter 2020/21

  Madison, Wis. – University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture program is bringing back it’s online ‘Coffee Chats’ series starting Monday November 9th, 2020 at 10:00a.m. and will continue the 2nd Monday of each month through March 2021 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. The Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture Coffee […]

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HOF Coffee Chats – Wednesdays, June 10th and June 24th

WEDNESDAY,  JUNE 10,  2020 Relationships: Nurturing Healthy Relationships Under Times of Stress: Bidding for Connection During this session learn what bids for connection are and why they matter in building and maintaining a healthy relationship.  Participants will learn how to respond and bid for connections in positive, healthy ways. TIME: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. […]

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HOF Coffee Chats – Wednesday, June 10th

  Relationships: Nurturing Healthy Relationships Under Times of Stress: Bidding for Connection During this session learn what bids for connection are and why they matter in building and maintaining a healthy relationship.  Participants will learn how to respond and bid for connections in positive, healthy ways. TIME: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. LOCATION: NorthCentral CONTACT: Heather […]

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Heart of the Farm Coffee Chats – Week of  May 18th-23rd AND May 27th

Heart of the Farm Coffee Chats – Week of  May 18th-23rd AND May 27th  Communications: Exploring Perspectives to Improve Communication Join us as we dive into the topic of effective communication skills.  At this first session, we will explore how to listen for and respond to each other’s different perspectives to deepen the understanding of the issues […]

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Heart of the Farm – Online “Coffee Chats”

University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension’s Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture program will host a statewide ZOOM conference to introduce a new online ‘Coffee Chats’ series, May 8, 2020 from 1-2:15 pm.  See “Other Programming” under the Programs and Conferences menu for full press release. Since we can’t host our Heart of the Farm […]

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