• Picture of the 2019 Teach Ag Signing Event
  • UWRF Students at CAFES Booth during the 2019 National FFA Convention
  • Fall 2019 Alpha Tau Alpha Initiation Photo

Welcome to the Agricultural Education Department

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.

We offer the following programs:

The department also provides opportunities for teachers with a current WI license in another area to add a license in agricultural education. Please contact Tim Buttles for information on these opportunities.

Agricultural Education

Ag Ed Updates

Student Spotlights

Ag education majors Jacob Timm and Ashley Zimmerman received 2019 NAAE Upper DIvision Scholarships

UWRF acheivements at the 2019 ATA Conclave:

    • Program of Excellence – 3rd Overall Organization. Presented by Morgan Frank.
    • Quiz Bowl - 2nd Place Team
      • Valerie Berend, Kathryn Lampi, Marti Viste & Ashley Zimmerman
    • Parliamentary Procedure
      • 2nd Place Secretary - Andrew Scheller
    • Essay, Team Division - 2nd Place
      • Jack Crowson & Ashley Zimmerman

Alumni Spotlights

Several UWRF agricultural education alumni were recognized at the 2018 National Association of Agricultural Educators Convention. Learn more

  • Jamie Propson - B.S. Ag Education – Region III Teacher Mentor
  • Dan Kvalheim - B.S. Ag Education  – Region III Lifetime Achievement
  • Stacey Kunde – B.S. Ag Education - Region III Teachers Turn the Key

Contact Us

Agricultural Education
Ph: 715-425-3555
Fax: 715-425-3785
Location: 131 Agricultural Science Building
Mailing Address: 410 S. 3rd St., River Falls, WI 54022
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