Mon, Sep 18|
Lucky Break Acres
Got Invasives? Identify and Manage Problematic Plants: South East Region
South East Fall Learning Circle
Time & Location
Sep 18, 2023, 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM CDT
Lucky Break Acres, W6022 County Rd A, Elkhorn, WI 53121, USA
About the Event
Got Buckthorn? Garlic Mustard? Wild Parsnip? Or maybe another invasive species? Or perhaps you're not sure on what you have on your land but are curious to learn before those invasives invade and hinder native plant growth? This event is for you.
Come join our WiWiC community to learn together and gather ideas and information for how to best manage our land to create a healthy, diverse ecosystem by keeping invasives in check. Connect with other area women landowners and learn about resources with NRCS.
Wisconsin Women in Conservation Host: Noemy Serrano, Michael Fields Agricultural Institute
Location: Lucky Break Acres (farm)
- Event is free to attend but registration is required and space is limited.
- Women - all who identify as such - are welcome to attend – from landowners to farmers to conservationist enthusiasts – whatever your background, from beginners to experts!
- Our WiWiC events follow a Learning Circle model, with ample time and a safe space for story sharing, networking and collaborative learning. We all have something to both share and learn together.
- Photos will be taken at this event and used for educational purposes only by WiWiC and the partner groups. If you do not wish to have your picture taken, let the on-site WiWiC host know.
- WiWiC is a family-friendly space and you are welcome to bring your children. We will have some independent kids activities available.
About Wisconsin Women in Conservation
WiWiC is a state-wide collaborative effort led by the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute in partnership with Wisconsin Farmers Union, Renewing the Countryside and Marbleseed. A five-year multi-faceted project funded by the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), WiWiC brings together Wisconsin women landowners to connect and learn about conservation practices, resources, and funding opportunities.