Welcome to the 2021 virtual Badger Swine Symposium. The University of Wisconsin system has a strong history of swine research that continues today. Learn about several student swine research projects and a couple faculty research projects that are ongoing. Dr. Tom Crenshaw is a professor of animal science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Wisconsin may be known as the dairy state, but ties to swine production in Wisconsin run deep. The Badger Swine Symposium is sponsored by the Animal and Food Science Department at UW-River Falls, School of Agriculture at UW-Platteville, Animal and Dairy Science Department at UW-Madison, the UW-Madison Extension Swine Team and the Wisconsin Pork Association.
The Extension Livestock Program provides timely resources and information to help farmers, consumers and allied industry to make informed decisions about beef cattle, poultry, sheep and goats, equine, swine, and meat science. There are also resources for youth caring for livestock.
An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title VI, Title IX, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act requirements.