Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

Patrick McLaughlin Presents "Assessing U.S. phosphate reserves in the shadow of peak phosphorus: implications for Wisconsin's agricultural future"

Date
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Time
7 p.m.
Description
Continued rapid global population expansion is putting pressure on resources and natural systems. One of the central players, phosphorus — vital to Wisconsin's agricultural industry and global food prices — is rapidly running out. Here we describe our recent and ongoing collaborative work with the USGS investigating U.S. rock phosphate resources. Live videostream at biotech.wisc.edu/webcams.
Cost
Free
Contact
265-2420, zinnen@biotech.wisc.edu