2017 Willie Woltz Seminar

Dr. Jerry Hatfield

Laboratory Director
USDA-ARS National Laboratory for Agriculture and the Environment
Ames, Iowa

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 – 3:00 PM – 2405 Williams Hall
Impacts of Climate on Agriculture
Understanding the linkages between the environment and plant growth and
productivity provides the basis for building a climate smart agricultural system.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – 3:40 PM – 2215 Williams Hall
Challenges for Agriculture to Address Production and Environment Goals
Agriculture faces two major challenges: continuing the increase production to meet
future demands for food, feed, and fiber; and reduce the environmental impacts.