News & Events

Upcoming Events

Wisconsin State FFA Convention (Madison, WI)
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Agricultural education alumni are welcome to join us at a CAFES alumni gathering at the Wisconsin State FFA Convention in Madison on Wednesday, June 15. The event will be held from 2-3 p.m. in the Waubesa and Kegonsa rooms.

31st Annual Ozaukee County Breakfast on the Farm (West Bend, WI)
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Roden Echo Valley, LLC is the site for the 31st Annual Ozaukee County Breakfast on the Farm. CAFES alumna Jacki Roden (2014) returned to the family farm after graduating from UWRF and currently owns and operates Roden Barnyard Adventures, LLC. UWRF alumni are welcome to attend this Breastfast on the Farm event. CAFES Alumni Board members will have a booth and be in attendance at the Breakfast. More information and tickets available.

Wisconsin Farm Technology Days (Lake Geneva, WI)
July 19-21, 2016
More details to come.

Steele County Fair (Owatonna, MN)
August 16-21, 2016
More details to come.

Thome Family Farms Alumni Event (Adams, MN)
Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016
Thome Family Farms is a third-generation farm operated by CAFES alumni Matt (2000), Pat (2002) and their father Gary Thome. The farm started as a 160-acre plot and has grown to include eight farm sites and 1200 acres that produce corn and pork. The operation also works with 12 area farmers who finish hogs for the family. The Thome family welcomes you to join them for an alumni gathering at their farm and for a glimpse inside this operation.

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College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences
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210 Agricultural Science
611 S. 3rd St.
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