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Researchers study new uses for dairy co-products

Researchers will be studying possible new uses for dairy co-products thanks to a grant from the USDA.  The Dairy Business Innovation Alliance is awarding a total of 1.2 million dollars to six University of Wisconsin research teams.  The focus of the research is on... Read More.

Researchers try drop nozzles below soybean canopy

A research project was successful in preventing soybean white mold, but the equipment will likely need more development.  Brian Luck is the Associate Professor of Biological Systems and Engineering at the University of Wisconsin Madison.  He tells Brownfield a two-year study of fungicide... Read More.

Researchers use electricity to separate nutrients, chemicals from manure

Photo: Lab showing separation of nutrients from manure by Rui Wang/University of Wisconsin New research at the University of Wisconsin shows farmers might someday be able to extract several valuable products from manure. Chemistry researcher Song Jin tells Brownfield that by energizing a special electrode,... Read More.

KU Researchers Develop App to Treat Eating Disorders

LAWRENCE, Kan. (KNS) - Researchers at the University of Kansas have created a smartphone app that can help treat eating disorders. The app uses existing eating disorder resources, but gives participants more control over when to access those materials. It also includes virtual check-ins... Read More.