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  • Posted on October 11, 2019
    A Model Solution

    When agronomy professor Chris Kucharik and his wife, Amy, moved into a subdivision in the Town of Burke in 2006, they weren’t surprised to learn […]

  • Posted on November 3, 2015
    In the Field: Alumni who serve the state through UW-Extension Cooperative Extension

    Aerica Bjurstrom BS’00 “My programming changes depending on what farmers are asking for—or if I see a need for something new before they ask,” says […]

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    Stay Longer in the Kickapoo

    CALS researchers help extend the tourist season in Wisconsin’s scenic west

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    Move Over, Beer

    UW–Madison’s first enologist, based at CALS, will aid Wisconsin’s wine and cider industry

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    Even Cows are “Texting”

    Modern communication systems allow dairy farmers to more efficiently monitor the health, milk yield, movement and other metrics of both herds and individual cows by cell phone, says Doug Reinemann

  • Posted on November 3, 2014
    Meeting the Scourge

    The tiny emerald ash borer is decimating trees in the Upper Midwest. CALS researchers are helping communities understand how to prevent and contain the damage.

  • Posted on June 19, 2014
    Gardening for the People

    Master Gardener Volunteers bring expertise and the joy of growing to diverse people and projects around the state.

  • Posted on March 6, 2014
    Ag Science for Kids

    Learn about soybeans with “Coolbean”

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    Looking for “hotspots”

    Researchers see promise in clusters of farmers who are willing to grow crops for biofuels

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    Coming and Going

    A new database offers 60-year, nationwide and county-by-county look at net migration

  • Posted on November 20, 2013
    Meat, With a Touch of Fruit

    Protecting organic meats from deadly bacteria calls for developing new antimicrobial
    agents from natural sources

  • Posted on June 18, 2013
    The Value of GMOs

    A long-term study sheds light—and numbers—on benefits to farmers