End-of-Year Report

We are excited to share our first Annual Report! You can read it as a slideshow or as a webpage. A Few Highlights: From Russell Rolffs, Board President: In 2018, we will also begin pioneering a low-impact vineyard management program for Northern Hybrid vineyards in the Midwest. With the help of experts from around the … Continue reading End-of-Year Report



“A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.”  Aldo Leopold Wisconsin’s own esteemed conservationist, Aldo Leopold, most succinctly states my feelings about Gathering Ground’s vision to “cultivate and inspire ecologically-minded agriculture and partnership with land and people.”  As … Continue reading Partnership

To Gathering Ground as it turns one year old…

  It’s been an honor to have been a part, even in a very humble way, of Gathering Ground’s first year and to watch it -- like one watches a child -- take its first steps, make its presence known, and, also like a child, be embraced by the community. Who would have guessed that … Continue reading To Gathering Ground as it turns one year old…