UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
The CHS Center for Agricultural Business Management and Engagement originated with a gift from CHS to coordinate agribusiness teaching, research, and outreach activities at UW-River Falls. Brenda Boetel, UWRF professor and department chair of agricultural economics and UW-Extension agricultural marketing specialist, is the director of the Center. Click here for the full press release.
The Center for Agricultural Business and Management will serve students and the agricultural community by providing and coordinating learning opportunities that develop knowledgeable leaders through teaching, research, and outreach. The Center will provide:
To provide university direction and coordination of diverse yet interrelated initiatives that focus on the needs of farms and agribusiness. The Center will focus on the following areas in the first four years:
CABME will offer funding for undergraduate research projects related to agricultural production problems or agricultural business. Projects will begin this summer and end spring 2018. Project proposals are due March 22, 2017. More information.