Agriculture & Natural Resources

The mission of agriculture & natural resources is:

  • to prepare students for careers in the agriculture industry;
  • to support students in their career choices; and
  • to develop leadership skills in students to benefit their community and the food, fiber, and natural resource systems.

The Wisconsin and National FFA Organization is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

School Based Agricultural Education - Contextual Inquiry-based Instruction & Learning

What's New in Wisconsin Agriculture & Natural Resources Education

Mail Lists and Discussion Groups - This is an updated link to sign up for CTE mail lists and discussion groups. Please follow the link to the page to directions on how to sign up.

Upcoming Events

 

Wisconsin Association of FFA Events:

September

14         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 6 - Adams-Friendship
15         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 8 - Omro
16         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 9 - Chilton
21         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 2 - Glenwood City
22         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 1 - Clear Lake
23         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 3 - Tomah
24         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 7 - Colby
28         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 10 - Lake Mills
29         World Dairy Expo - Madison - Judging Day
30         Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 5 - Juda  

October

1           Sectional Leadership Workshop - Section 4 - River Ridge
3           FIRE Conference - FVTC - Appleton
10         FIRE Conference - UW-Madison
17         FIRE Conference - UW-River Falls
27-31    National FFA Convention - Louisville, Kentucky
 

Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Education Events:

 

2015 Fall In-service Information

October

6           Section 1 at Farm Table
             110 Keller Avenue, Amery
             Phone (715) 268-7834
 
7           Section 2 at CTVC
             4000 Campus Road, Eau Claire
             Phone (715) 852-1394

8           Section 7 at Mead Wildlife Area
             S 2148 County Road S, Milladore
             Phone (715) 457-6771
 
9           Section 8 & 9 at FVTC Room, AG117 A&B
             1875 North Bluemound Drive, Appleton
             Phone (920) 735-5672
 
13         Section 3 at Western Technical College
             400 Seventh Street North, La Crosse
             Phone (608) 785-9200
 
14         Section 4 at CESA 3
             1300 Industrial Drive, Fennimore
             Phone (608) 822-3276
 
15         Section 6 at CESA 5 Office
             626 East Slifer Street, Portage
             Phone (608) 742-8814
 

November

6           Section 5&10 at EPIC
             1979 Milky Way, Verona
             Phone (608) 271-9000

 

Program Information Resources Associations Curriculum
 
 
 
 

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Jeff A. Hicken   (608) 267-9255
Agriculture and Natural Resources Education Consultant

Vacant   (608) 266-7262
Office Operations Associate

 

 

For questions about this information, contact Jeff Hicken (608) 267-9255