Category Archives: sustainable

August 1st, 2018

Hit the road this weekend with the Soil Sisters!  During the course of an August weekend (August 3-5), the Soil Sisters–women committed to healthy soil and food production systems–invite you to […]

September 19th, 2016

Craving a delicious lunch?  If so, then mark your calendar for Wednesdays at the Slow Food Café!  The staff with the Café offers a selection of home-made, sweet and savory […]

August 10th, 2016

Will you be moving soon? The Office of Sustainability, We Conserve, and city partners remind our campus area renters to appropriately dispose of e-waste and to donate unwanted items (clothing, […]

July 8th, 2016

Mark your calendar for an “immersive farming and culinary experience” with the Soil Sisters!  During the course of an August weekend (August 5-7 to be exact), the Soil Sisters—women committed […]

June 14th, 2016

Enjoy fresh, locally-grown produce from the F.H King Student Farm! Fridays, beginning at 1:00 PM (late May, June-October), student farmers distribute their produce, free, to students and UW-Madison community members. In […]

April 12th, 2016

The 2016 edition of the Southern Wisconsin Farm Fresh Atlas has been released! Pick up your copy from any of several university and area locations, including Steenbock Library (look for copies at our information kiosk). Use […]

March 28th, 2016

Save the date for the “Loving of the Land” benefit concert! The Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS) and the Agroecology Department welcome you to this fifth annual night of music. The […]

February 22nd, 2016

“Eating is an agricultural act”.* Get in on the act by getting to know your farmers when the FairShare CSA Coalition hosts its annual open house at the Monona Terrace, […]

December 4th, 2015

Calling all Wisconsin writers (18 years and older)!  The “Our Water, Our Future” writing contest seeks short stories that speak to a “resilient and desirable future” for the water and […]

October 27th, 2015

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring environmental films from around the world. From the fanciful to the profound, the films selected for 2015 will engage audiences in thoughtful […]