An agroforestry podcast and blog by the Savanna Institute

🔊 “Is This Really A Dairy Farm?” Ask-a-Farmer with Greg Galbraith

🔊 “Is This Really A Dairy Farm?” Ask-a-Farmer with Greg Galbraith

Greg Galbraith has spent most of his life managing a dairy farm in Marathon County, Wisconsin. His farming career involved shifting his dairy operation to a grazing-based system, transitioning to organic practices, and finally passing on the farm to a new generation of organic dairy graziers. By the end of his farming tenure, his farm had so much perennial cover that people would often ask him, “Is this really a dairy farm?”

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In the Shadow of the Old

In the Shadow of the Old

“We’re building the new in the shadow of the old,” Keefe Keeley MS’14, PhD’21 mused as we meandered about the fields and woodlands of the Savanna Institute’s North Farm, five miles from Spring Green, Wisconsin. Our walk took us among young walnut trees, cedars,...

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Growing into a New Season

Growing into a New Season

Over the last 9 years, we’ve learned that organizations grow a lot like plants - with great patience and intention, a steady supply of nourishment, and a bit of hope the conditions will be favorable. As we kick off our 2022 Year-End Campaign, we are mindful of the...

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Savanna Institute Field Day Photos

Savanna Institute Field Day Photos

At the Savanna Institute, our mission is to share education and research about agroforestry with the community so that farmers and landowners have the tools they need to integrate tree crops on their land. Each summer we host a series of field days around the Midwest...

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🔊Agriculture as a Climate Solution: Just Add Trees

🔊Agriculture as a Climate Solution: Just Add Trees

Click here to learn more about Climate Fast Forward on October 17th, 2022. The first 25 people who register for Climate Fast Forward using the code: Savanna2022 will receive $20 off their ticket!  In the latest episode of Perennial AF, Savanna Institute's...

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