Departments

In Vivo

  • Funding Our Future

    As I complete my time as interim dean, my thoughts turn toward the future. While I look forward to returning full-time to my duties as chair of the agronomy department, teacher and researcher—the sweet corn is calling!—this period of service ... Read More

On Henry Mall

  • Kids at Work

    Can grazing goats help restore Wisconsin's landscapes?

  • Keep on Farming

    A CALS partnership helps growers do their work even after serious injury

Field Notes

Living Science

  • From Field to Food Bank

    Jed Colquhoun found eager partners when figuring out how to get food waste from farms to people in need. Now they’ve created a system that serves as a national model.

Working Life

Back List

  • Five things everyone should know about . . . Hops

    1. Wisconsin was once the nation’s largest producer of hops. The 1860s saw “an unbounded zeal” in Wisconsin hop production, according to the Milwaukee Sentinel in 1867, when Wisconsin was growing 75 percent of the nation’s hops. The state’s brewing ... Read More

Know How