The soils of Wisconsin

This week is all about the soils of Wisconsin with our guest James Bockheim. Topics of the podcast include Wisconsin soils, the unique soil profiles, the places you can go studying soils, and more!

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Trusting science information

Dominique Brossard, Professor Department of Life Sciences Communication UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences dbrossard@wisc.edu (608) 263-3073 3:04 – Total Time 0:18 – What’s real 0:38 – Tips for reading science news 1:00 – Science communications 1:22 – Determine the source 1:58 – A rural bias, too 2:27 – Why trust science 2:54 – […]

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Why do we need cows?

Michel Wattiaux, Professor Department of Dairy Science UW-Madison, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences wattiaux@wisc.edu 608-263-3493 3:03 – Total time 0:17 – Why do we need dairy cows 0:53 – Cows helping society 1:27 – Cows helping the poor 1:51 – Empowering women 2:26 – The future of livestock worldwide 2:55 – Lead out TRANSCRIPT […]

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Refuel Wisconsin with wood energy webinars scheduled for March

Two free webinars will provide the basics about using wood energy for heating. Topics covered include different types of wood fuels, wood burning appliances, the economics and available financial assistance to help offset the cost of converting to wood. Anyone who is interested in learning more about renewable energy, and specifically wood energy, will benefit.

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