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  • Posted on June 20, 2017
    Experts in “Smart Energy”

    A new one-year master’s degree at CALS fills a needed niche helping companies with energy analysis and conservation

  • Posted on July 1, 2016
    More Sustainable Feedstock for Ethanol

    Perennial crop yields can compete with corn stover, study suggests

  • Posted on March 4, 2016
    Five things everyone should know about … Daylight Saving Time (DST)

    1. A Founding Father was an early advocate. In 1784 Benjamin Franklin observed that during summer months, people slept during the daylight hours of morning […]

  • Posted on November 3, 2015
    The Future, Unzipped

    Biochemist John Ralph and his colleagues have pioneered a technology that could revolutionize how industry produces biofuels and other value-added goods

  • Posted on June 9, 2015
    Uganda: The Benefits of Biogas

    Generating enthusiasm for a new kind of technology is key to its long-term success. Rebecca Larson, a CALS professor of biological systems engineering, has already […]

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    Give: Hands-On Fieldwork

    Before last summer, Vera Swanson’s only exposure to plant sciences had been through classes in introductory biology. That changed big-time when Swanson, a junior majoring […]

  • Posted on June 19, 2014
    Of Cows and Climate

    CALS researchers are leading a far-reaching effort to gather information about greenhouse gases related to dairy—and to give farmers and other industry professionals the tools they need to reduce them.

  • Posted on March 6, 2014
  • Posted on June 18, 2013
    Wisconsin’s “Brown Gold” Rush

    Transforming manure to energy in America’s Dairyland

  • Posted on February 15, 2013
    Biofuel for Teens

    A CALS-trained teacher brings bioenergy into high school classrooms

  • Posted on October 12, 2012
    “Red Barns” Go Green

    Sustainable farms need sustainable buildings—and a CALS professor provides an option

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    The Inner Lives of Cows

    Bacteria found in cow rumens could be harnessed to process biofuel