For more information about WIST research or to explore research opportunities, contact Paul Fowler, WIST executive director: Paul.Fowler@uwsp.edu
WIST is excited to be collaborating with Wisconsin potato and vegetable growers and processors on a new project, beginning March 2016, to explore new opportunities for revenue from residual materials are left from harvesting and processing operations. Read more about the project here.
Stevens Point Journal reporter Nathan Vine wrote about the grants and their potential to help regional businesses in this November 14 article for Gannett's Central Wisconsin newspapers. For more about the grants, read the UW-Stevens Point news release here; the UW-System news release here; and a column in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about the grant awards here.
Additional information about the Economic Development Incentive Grant Program, including project final reports, is on the UW System website here.