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SARE now offers a podcast series

In addition to its many print publications and web resources, SARE now offers a podcast series.  Topics range from “Production on Pasture” and “Protecting Pollinators” to “Successful Food Systems” and “Bridging the Rural-Urban Divide.”  Check out the full list of offerings at https://www.sare.org/Events/Our-Farms-Our-Future-Conference/Our-Farms-Our-Future-Podcast-Series.

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SARE Calls for Proposals for Professional Development and Graduate Student Grants

The NCR-SARE 2019 Professional Development Program call for proposals is now available. Proposals are due by 4pm, April 3, 2019. Word | PDF NCR-SARE’s Professional Development Program (PDP) provides funds for projects that provide sustainable agriculture training to agricultural professionals and educators in Extension, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), other governmental agencies, and educators in the […]

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SARE awards grants to farmers, educators, and researchers for sustainable agriculture

The North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NCR-SARE) Program recently awarded grants for the Farmer Rancher and Partnership grant programs. For the 2018 Farmer Rancher Grant Program, NCR-SARE awarded more than $515,000 to 42 grant projects. The NCR-SARE Farmer Rancher grant program offers competitive grants  to explore sustainable solutions to problems through on-farm research, […]

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Mini-grants for professional development in sustainable agriculture

Do you have a sustainable agriculture project in mind that just needs a little funding to get off the ground?  The Wisconsin SARE Program mini-grant program may be your answer. The deadline to apply for this cycle of mini-grants is February 16th, 2018.  You can find the application form and information about the mini-grants at  […]

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NCR SARE Call for Proposals for grants in sustainable agriculture

North Central SARE has released Calls for Proposals for several grant programs for sustainable agriculture research and education: The 2018 Research and Education Program Call for Preproposals is now available. The deadline is October 19, 2017 at 4pm CDT. Word | PDF The 2018 Partnership Program Call for Proposals is now available. The deadline is October […]

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NCR-SARE Announces 2017 Professional Development Program Call for Proposals in Sustainable Agriculture

The 2017 North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program’s (NCR-SARE) Professional Development Program call for proposals is now available online at http://www.northcentralsare.org/Grants/Our-Grant-Programs/Professional-Development-Grant-Program NCR-SARE’s Professional Development Program (PDP) provides funds for professional development projects that provide sustainable agriculture training to agricultural professionals and educators in the Cooperative Extension Service (CES), Natural Resources Conservation Service […]

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NCR-SARE Announces 2017 Call for Graduate Student Proposals in Sustainable Agriculture

The 2017 North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Graduate Student Grant Call for Proposals is now available online at http://www.northcentralsare.org/Grants/Our-Grant-Programs/Graduate-Student-Grant-Program Graduate students enrolled at colleges or universities in the North Central region can submit proposals for up to $12,000 to fund sustainable agriculture projects that will be part of their educational […]

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Wisconsin agricultural educators can apply for a SARE mini-grant

Do you have a sustainable agriculture project in mind that just needs a little funding to get off the ground?  The Wisconsin SARE Program mini-grant program may be your answer. The deadline to apply for this cycle of mini-grants is February 10th, 2017.  You can find the application form and information about the mini-grants at  […]

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Silvopasture walk

The Lancaster Agricultural Research Station will host a pasture walk of its newly established silvopasture trial on Thursday, September 29th, from 10:00am to noon. Silvopasture is the intentional, intensively managed integration of grazing with trees.  Summer 2016 was the pilot season for a multi-year trial of silvopasture created by thinning an existing woodlot on the research […]

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SARE announces Calls for Proposals for 4 grant programs

The North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program has released Calls for Proposals for four different grant programs: The 2017 Farmer Rancher Call for Proposals is now available. Proposals are due December 8, 2016. Word | PDF The 2017 Research and Education Call for Preproposals is now available. Preproposals are due October 20, 2016. Word | PDF The 2017 Partnership Call for Proposals is now […]

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