US Dairy Forage Research Center
USDA-Agricultural Research Service and Associate Professor of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
BS, Biology, 1973, Carroll College, Waukesha, WI
MS, Bacteriology, 1975, University of Wisconsin-Madison
PhD, Bacteriology, 1978, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Phone: (608) 890-0075
Fax: (608) 890-0076
• Microbial degradation of cellulose by ruminal and non-ruminal anaerobic
• Harvesting, preprocessing, and storage of perennial forages and crop residues
for conversion to ethanol and value-added, biobased products.
• Microbial population structure and species interactions in the rumen.
Link to scientist's current research