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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Contact Information

Addresses, phone numbers and maps for the 5 locations of the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center.

 

What Is the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center?

A brief overview of the Center’s mission, research goals and objectives, scientists, and facilities.

 

Dairy Forage Research Center Scientists

A brief overview of the Center’s research scientists.

 

National Dairy Forage Road Map

The Center, in collaboration with other research institutions, recently completed a road map to guide future dairy forage research based on critical concerns facing the industry. The complete document is found here.

 

Prairie du Sac Research Farm

Information about the research farm’s connection to the University of Wisconsin-Madison; its crops and herd; research conducted at the farm; the farm’s unique heritage with the former Badger Army Ammunition Plant; and ways that the farm contributes to the Sauk Prairie (WI) area.

 

Marshfield EIDMRU

In addition to its facilities in Madison and Prairie du Sac, the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center includes the Environmentally Integrated Dairy Management Research Unit in Marshfield and Stratford, WI.

 

CRIS Projects

The Current Research Information System (CRIS) is the United States Department of Agriculture’s documentation and reporting system for ongoing and recently completed research projects in agriculture, food and nutrition, and forestry. Research at the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center falls under 7 major CRIS projects which are described here.


Last Modified: 9/30/2013
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