Category: Fall 2007
Posted on October 17, 2007
The Hidden Power of Plants
Grasses and crop residues could become the alternative fuels of the future, but scientists must first unlock their energy. With a new $125 million grant, CALS scientists are turning everywhere––even to insects––to figure out how.
Posted on October 14, 2007
Five things everyone should know about…Trans Fats
The good, bad and ugly about trans fats.
Posted on October 13, 2007
Catching up with…Pete Kappelman
BS’85 Dairy Science
Uganda: A Community Approach to Diabetes Care
Prevention and healthy practices key in diabetes treatment.
Paraguay: Figuring the Net Worth of Trust
Building trust and social networks in Paraguay.
Thailand: In a Land of Rice, a Potato Crop Blossoms
Bringing Wisconsin tubers overseas.
Posted on September 18, 2007
Soil scientist Teri Balser says we can learn a lot from what lives under the surface. Even the weather.