Partnerships

We are a national leader delivering research-based, comprehensive training to conservation professionals who help farmers and rural landowners increase crop yields and farm profitability using practices that enhance soil and water resources.

During the past 10 years, our training network has expanded to a national scale, allowing us to develop and deliver ecosystem-specific trainings using local experts and partners. To date, we have trained nearly 2,000 conservation professionals who work directly with landowners and natural resources managers across the nation. We pride ourselves on developing high-quality, convenient professional development systems that give our students real-world experience they can use in the field.

Here are some of the amazing organizations we have been lucky enough to work with over the past decade.

University of Wisconsin and UW-Extension 
Agricultural Innovation Center
Agriculture and Natural Resources Program Area
Biological Systems Engineering
Center for Community and Economic Development
Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Community Natural Resources and Economic Development Program Area
County Extension Agriculture Agent Network
Department of Soil Science
Environmental Resources Center
Integrated Pest Management
Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center
Solid and Hazardous Waste Education Center
Wisconsin Basin Educators
Wisconsin Discovery Farms
Wisconsin Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Program

University and Extension
Penn State University and Extension
Michigan State University and Extension
Montana State University and Extension
University of Georgia and Extension
University of Minnesota and Extension
University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Extension

Government
Alabama Forestry Commission
Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts (IL, IN, MI)
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR)
Great Lakes Commission
Illinois Department of Agriculture
Land and Water/Soil and Water Conservation Districts (MN,IL, IN, MI, OH, WI)
Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR)
Minnesota Pollution Control Board
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
Resource Conservation & Development Districts
State Integrated Training Committees (WI, IN)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
USDA-Farm Service Agency (FSA)
USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP)

Conservation Organizations
American Society of Agronomy
American Society of Foresters
Chesapeake Wildlife Heritage
Door County Land Trust
Michael Fields Institute
Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES)
National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants
National Association of Conservation Districts
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
National Wild Turkey Federation
Pheasants Forever
Playa Lakes Joint Venture
Society for Range Management
Soil and Water Conservation Society
Trout Unlimited
Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association, Inc.
Wisconsin Association of Land Conservation Employees
Wisconsin Association of Lakes
Xerces Society

Industry/Service Providers
Ag Resource Strategies
B. Landgraf Rangeland Consulting, LLC
E’s Habitat Solutions
Growmark, Inc.
Meadow Lake Farm Consulting Services