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UW wins greenhouse gas grant


May 8, 2013, Madison, WI – The stench of manure smells like opportunity for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, which is receiving part of a $10 million federal grant to study greenhouse gases emitted from dairy farms.

The five-year project was announced May 7 by U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack who was in Madison for a tour of the USDA’s Dairy Forage Research Center on the UW-Madison campus. READ MORE