UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
The University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) has earned an outstanding reputation for excellence in education and service to the region, nation and the world since 1912 and is consistently ranked as one of the top undergraduate agricultural programs in the nation.
UW-River Falls (UWRF) features the only agricultural engineering technology program in the state, one of the largest dairy science programs in the nation, as well as an agricultural studies program that gives you the flexibility to design an individualized program.
Our facilities include computer labs, food processing plants, a greenhouse complex and two laboratory farms with animal and crop production enterprises. These facilities as well as the College's internship program and student organizations contribute to our commitment to hands-on and engaging learning experiences inside and outside the classroom.
The Valentine's Day Flower Sale
sponsored by the Horticulture Society will be held in the Ag Science
building near the Dean's Office on Wednesday, Feb. 10 and in the
University Center on Thursday, Feb. 11 and Friday Feb. 12. Cut flowers
mum, etc) can be purchased individually or as an arrangement.
More than $800,000 in grants have been awarded to UW-River Falls Plant and Earth Science department faculty. The three grants include one to Dr. Brian Smith for the development of a new grape cultivar, the second to Dr. Yoana Newman and Dr. Natasha Macnack to fill a need for forage/soil quality and grazing management field instrumentation, and finally a third grant to Dr. Jill Coleman-Wasik and Dr. Jarod Blades to support projects that build on the Kinni Watershed Consortium. Read more.
Crops and soils student Joseph Markgraf graduated this December in only 2.5 years. Read his story here.
The UW System Board of Regents has approved our new Agricultural Engineering program. This new program is set to start welcoming students in the Fall 2016. For more information visit the new Agricultural Engineering homepage
Applications for student workers on the UWRF Laboratory Farms and the ANFS
Department will be accepted on an ongoing basis as positions become available.
Visit the ANFS
homepage for details.