Who we are

The LAND Project is a partnership between the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems  at the University of Wisconsin-Madison; the Agriculture and Rural Development Research Institute (ARDRI) at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape, South Africa; and Kidlinks World, a…

What is the LAND Project?

Improving health, tackling economic challenges, and managing natural resources are all important aspects of agroecological development that are tightly interlinked. The Livelihood, Agroecology, Nutrition, and Development (LAND) Project is committed to addressing these challenges using a holistic, participatory approach to…

Managed Grazing

The LAND Project is researching managed grazing and collaborating with local farmers to implement better grazing approaches on communal land in South Africa.  Managed grazing, including techniques such as Management Intensive Rotational Grazing (MIRG), provide a means for farmers and land…

In the news

The LAND Project featured in University of Wisconsin’s “Grow” magazine

Recent LAND Project volunteers and visiting faculty members reflect