• Picture of the 2019 Teach Ag Signing Event
  • UWRF CAFES booth at the 2017 National FFA Convention
  • Alpha Tau Alpha Honorary Ag Education Student Organization

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 Hannah Eckblad, Jennifer Herman and Kelly Susa received NAAE scholarships. Learn more

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

Important Dates


September 9 - Student Teaching Applications Due for Spring 2020 Placements

September 11 - Ag Education Welcome Back Picnic

September 25 - Alpha Tau Alpha & Agricultural Education Society Meetings

October 4 - Admission to Professional Standing in Agricultural Education Priority Deadline for Spring 2020 Registration

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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