Badger Talks Live - The Wisconsin Journey to Becoming America’s Dairyland | WisCommunity


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This is a FREE, virtual event that will take place on YouTube and the Badger Talks Facebook page.

Badger Talks Live is celebrating June Dairy Month with a series of talks around UW's work in the dairy industry. Join Professor John Lucey, Director of the Center for Dairy Research, as he explores how Wisconsin became one of the world leaders in cheese production and how the University of Wisconsin has played a role in that transformation.

John has a Ph.D in Food Science and over 20 years of research experience. He previously worked in Ireland, the Netherlands and New Zealand. As CDR Director he provides leadership to CDR staff to help CDR move forward and live up to its reputation as a world-class research center focused on applications, outreach and education. He is also a professor in the Food Science department and conducts research on the functionality of dairy foods. He has published more than 130 peer-reviewed articles and 20 book chapters.



Jun 22 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm