Accomplishing the dual objectives of agricultural production while minimizing unwanted environmental effects.
Providing technical education to stakeholders who design, build, and sell animal production facilities in the upper Midwest region.
Promotes the idea of the "house as a system."
Providing engineering information about compost dairy barns, natural and mechanical ventilation, heat stress, lighting and ventilating tubes for calf barns.
Improving the safety, durability, and efficiency of homes and buildings.
Applying technical knowledge to ensure farmers efficiently apply the right amount of irrigation water as dictated by multiple scientific disciplines.
Providing engineering solutions for the collection and treatment of manure and air emissions from livestock and poultry facilities.
Information on swine housing options and facility management guidelines for pork industry stakeholders including producers.
Information on manure and odor control systems and management practices for the pork industry stakeholders including producers.