Bringing together the nation's best science with innovative outreach on animal agriculture and the environment. Add in opportunities to meet and network with outstanding people, mix with a multidisciplinary emphasis and collaborative atmosphere. That is a winning recipe for turning waste into worth.
When: April 22-26, 2019
Where: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Conference website: http://wastetoworth.org
Those who are interested in making a difference to farmers and professionals that influence environmental management decisions on livestock and poultry farms. These include: ag and environmental organizations, consultants, cooperative extension agents and specialists, equipment manufacturing and sales reps, farmers/growers, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) staff, regulatory and policy staff, researchers, and more!
Thanks to everyone that made Waste to Worth 3 a success!
Conference chair: Erin Cortus
Program chairs: Becky Larson, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Jeff Porter, NRCS; Shafiqur Rahman, North Carolina State University; and Rick Stowell, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Tours: Melissa Wilson, University of Minnesota
Ron Sheffield Memorial student poster competition: Tommy Bass, Montana State University
Planning committee: Erin Cortus, University of Minnesota; Kevin Janni, University of Minnesota; Mary Keena, North Dakota State University; Teng Lim, University of Missouri; Leslie Johnson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Robb Meinen, Penn State Extension; Becky Larson, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Joe Harrison, Washington State University; Jeff Porter, Natural Resources Conservation Service; Lide Chen, University of Idaho; Melissa Wilson, University of Minnesota; Rick Stowell, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Kristi Fischer, University of Minnesota; Shafiqur Rahman, North Dakota State University; Leif Fixen, The Nature Conservency; Erica Rogers, Michigan State University; Rick Koelsch, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Abby O'Keefe, University of Minnesota; Chryseis Modderman, University of Minnesota; Sandy Means, Natural Resources Conservation Service; Nichole Embertson, Whatcom Conservation District; Tommy Bass, Montana State University; Suresh Niraula, University of Minnesota; and Megan Webb, University of Minnesota