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Charles Steiner

Steiner recognized with national award

Dr. Charles Steiner, director of UW-Platteville’s Pioneer Farm and professor of agribusiness, recently received national recognition as the recipient of the Outstanding Adviser Award from the Alpha Gamma Rho national chapter. Read more...

Prairie burn

Students conduct prescribed burn, gain hands-on experience

UW-Platteville students, along with Dr. Yari Johnson, assistant professor of reclamation, environment and conservation, recently conducted research during a prescribed fall prairie burn. Read more...

Pioneer Farm

Vita Plus Corporation makes lead gift

In honor of the UW-Platteville’s Pioneers Day of Giving, Vita Plus Corporation, a livestock feed production company headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, has announced a lead gift of $25,000. Read more...

Dr. Annie Kinwa-Muzinga

Pioneer Spotlight: Dr. Annie Kinwa-Muzinga

This week's Pioneer Spotlight is Dr. Annie Kinwa-Muzinga, professor of agribusiness. Read more...

Paige McMahon

McMahon nurtures animals in Thailand

This summer, sophomore animal science major Paige McMahon, of Greenfield, Wisconsin spent three weeks in Thailand helping animals and learning hands-on what it’s like to be a veterinarian. Read more...

Tera Montgomery

Dairy Club partners with English Language Program

A group of UW-Platteville dairy science students are finding a way to improve the communication between English and non-English speaking employees on Southwest Wisconsin farms. Read more...

Compeer logo

Compeer Financial champions ‘Celebrate Ag’ game

With sponsorship provided by Compeer Financial, the School of Agriculture and Pioneer Athletic Department will join together on Oct. 14 to bring awareness and celebrate Wisconsin’s $88 billion agriculture industry. Read more...

Gabrielle Johnson

Johnson works with Cheetahs in South Africa

Gabrielle Johnson, an animal science major from Peoria, Illinois, spent two weeks in South Africa helping native animals and learning hands-on what it’s like to be a veterinarian. Read more...

Mara Shelley

Friday Features - Aug. 25, 2017

Weekly news briefs from Aug. 25, 2017. Read more...

Kiewit Workshop

Friday Features - July 28, 2017

Weekly news briefs from July 28, 2017. Read more...

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