UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
The Agricultural Education department at UWRF prepares students for successful roles in education, leadership and communication to meet the needs of the global agriculture community through educational, professional development and service activities.
The department also provides opportunities for teachers with a current WI license in another area to add certification in agricultural education or for agricultural education teachers to add certification in a science area. Please contact Tim Buttles for information on the opportunities for add on certification.
|Ag Ed Updates
Ag education majors Alexandra Klapoetke and Brittany Rambatt received the Chancellor's Award for Students.
Ag education major Alexandra Klapoetke's research on ag education teacher turnover in Wisconsin is featured in an article published in The Country Today. Read more
Ag education majors Shelbie Rochel and Abbey Weninger selected to attend Future Agriculture Teacher Symposium in Sioux Falls, SD. Learn more
Ag education majors Tyler Foote and Nathanial Nolden receive NAAE scholarships. Learn more
Ag education department alumnus Joseta Halbur received a 2017 WHY Friend award from the Wisconsin Junior Holstein Association.
Ag education alumnus Bill Emery, ag education teacher at St. Croix Central high school, was featured in the New Richmond News for his work promoting teachers' mental health. Read more
Ag education alumni Rachel Sauvola, ag education teacher at New Richmond high school, and Dustin Williams, lead agriculture instructor at Blackhawk Technical College, are featured in front page articles in The Country Today. Read more about Rachel and Dustin
Several UWRF agricultural education alumni will be recognized at the 2016 National Association of Agricultural Educators Convention: