Addresses, phone numbers and maps for the 5 locations of the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center.
A brief overview of the Center’s mission, research goals and objectives, scientists, and facilities.
A brief overview of the Center’s research scientists.
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.
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.
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.
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.