The latest news from the Grassland 2.0 team on grassland-based agriculture and sustainable agriculture.
As a dairy farm kid from southwest Wisconsin, Jacob Marty had no desire to return to his family’s farm. He was set on attending UW-Stevens Point and pursuing a career in conservation. Studying wildlife ecology pointed him in an unexpected direction, however: back to the farm.
“I got interested in how we can harmonize food production while also providing habitat for wildlife,” says Jacob. “That led me down this road.”
Watch Jacob Marty share why he had a change of heart, all while fending off an overzealous ram!