Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture

Mid-American Agroforestry Working Group

More information is available on the Mid-American Agroforestry Working Group website


aronia berry busytrees and cropsThe purpose of the Mid-American Agroforestry Working Group (MAAWG) is to provide an organization for advancing the science, practice and adoption of agroforestry by landowners and natural resource managers in the Midwest region of the U.S.

The goals of the Mid-American Agroforestry Working Group:

  • Identify the core issues (gaps/barriers/conflicts/opportunities) for advancing adoption of agroforestry as a cornerstone of productive land use in the Midwest
  • Initiate and coordinate actions to address and resolve the core issues
  • Communicate effectively with key audiences about the working group’s purpose, goals, core issues actions and findings

The Mid-American Agroforestry Working Group is not a political or advocacy organization but is focused on promoting the adoption of agroforestry in the Mid-American region through expanding knowledge, coordinating and leveraging resources, and building stakeholder capacity.

To contact the group, send an email to: maawg.agrof@gmail.com