• Posted on February 26, 2012
    Kids at Work

    Can grazing goats help restore Wisconsin’s landscapes?

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    Vanishing Waters?

    Numerous lakes and streams are drying up in the Central Sands, but there’s little agreement on what’s causing it. An initiative led by CALS brings together scientists, farmers, residents, environmental advocates and other stakeholders to shed light on the problem and pave the way toward solutions.

  • Posted on October 19, 2011
    Sustainable by Design

    How do we get biomass from the land while preserving—or even benefiting—its living communities? Whichever course we take, researchers at the CALS-led Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center are determined to put all pros and cons on the table.

  • Posted on October 13, 2011
    Five things everyone should know about . . . Bamboo

    The fast-growing hardwood is more than food for pandas

  • Posted on June 20, 2011
    The Grow Dozen: Alumni who are working globally to improve our world

    John Bowman MS’80 Plant Pathology Bowman has nearly 30 years’ experience designing, implementing and managing agricultural development projects in more than 30 countries. Much of […]

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    No Substitute for Experience

    Outstanding teachers in our college will tell you that there are many ways to reach the eager minds in our classrooms. An illuminating lecture, a […]

  • Posted on March 31, 2010
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    Fixing Our Food: Reform Crop Subsidies

    Federal agricultural programs are beginning to reward farmers for more than just yield, but there’s still more room to incentivize best practices.

  • Posted on June 29, 2008
    Five things everyone should know about…Carbon Offsets

    Are there solutions for increased CO2 emissions in agricultural carbon offsets?

  • Posted on November 16, 2007
    The Plot Thickens

    Rain gardens are popular, but researchers are only starting to explain what makes them effective.