Your one-stop-shop for conservation professional training

The Conservation Professional Training Program is a program of UW–Madison Division of Extension providing conservation training courses to help you deliver smarter solutions to farmers and rural landowners. From introductory courses for new employees to advanced training for conservation advisors, we provide diverse trainings to ensure you have the skills you need to succeed.

Conservation Calendar

We offer face to face, online and blended training to conservation agencies, private sector consultants and landowners across Wisconsin, the Midwest, and the US. View conservation-related events and trainings offered by us and our partners throughout the state.

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Managing Water

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Dairy Summit

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PFAS Webinar

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Discovery Farms Virtual Conference Series

December 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Soil Water and Nutrient Management Meeting

December 3 @ 8:30 am - 11:50 am

Soil Water and Nutrient Management Meeting

December 4 @ 12:30 pm - 3:50 pm

Discovery Farms Virtual Conference Series

December 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Discovery Farms Virtual Conference Series

December 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Discovery Farms Virtual Conference Series

January 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Conservation News

DISCOVERY FARMS HOSTS VIRTUAL CONFERENCE SERIES IN DECEMBER AND JANUARY

Discovery Farms Programs in Wisconsin and Minnesota are hosting a virtual conference series this winter. The theme for the series is ‘Keeping up with your conservation goals through change and challenge’. Join Discovery Farms on seven Wednesdays for one hour as they cover topics like water quality, soil health, climate change, and more! These events are free and will be hosted Wednesday’s from 12:00pm – 1:00pm CT in December and January.

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