SARE in Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Coordinator
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ctr. for Integrated Ag. Systems
1535 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706
Diane Mayerfeld coordinates sustainable agriculture professional development opportunities and works on sustainable agriculture curriculum development for high school students. Diane has worked on sustainable agriculture issues since 1996, first in Iowa and for the last 5 years in Wisconsin. Before that she worked on natural area preservation and groundwater protection policy. She has a master's degree in Forestry.
Agricultural and Natural Resources
Food Systems Program
Andrew Bernhardt serves as the Wisconsin SARE State Co-Coordinator. Andrew’s background combines a Bachelor’s in Environmental and Earth Sciences and a Masters in Urban and Regional Planning from UW-Madison. He has been working with UW-Cooperative Extension for three years, where he has provided support and leadership to organizations, such as the Food Business Innovation Network (FoodBIN), and the Wisconsin Local Food Network (WLFN).
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SARE in Wisconsin
Since 1988, SARE has awarded numerous grants in every state and Island Protectorate. Aimed at advancing sustainable innovations, these grants add up to an impressive portfolio of sustainable agriculture efforts across the nation. See below for a grant portfolio summary and detailed grants list for Wisconsin.
- Wisconsin Competitive Grant Portfolio Summary (pdf) The portfolio summary for each state includes one project highlight, a breakdown of funding by SARE project type, and the total funding for the state since 1988. This is a colorful 2-pager in PDF format that can be printed and distributed.
- Competitive Grants List (pdf) The grants list describes each grant in the state by title, project leader and funding level.