Our First 100 Years

This section will contain relevant information on the first 100 years of the Hancock Agricultural Research Station. We are happy we are getting enthusiastic support of a number of emeritus and current Faculty, Staff and Students, growers and industry and community members! We expect this to be a very dynamic section and encourage you to contribute to it by emailing relevant materials to Dr. Felix Navarro at fmnavarro@wisc.edu.

Origins of State of Wisconsin (1936-May 29, 1848)

Development of the idea of a Wisconsin University (1936-July 26, 1848)

University of Wisconsin Founder’s day (February 5, 1849)

The Morrill Act (1862) & The Hatch Act (1887)- A sense of purpose

The Hancock Agricultural Research Station foundation (1916)

Agricultural Development in Central Wisconsin 1916-2016

UW_Madison CALS and Relation with Ag Industry

Chancellor Blank and Dean Vanderbosh meeting Growers and Industry Nov 19, 2013

Chancellor Blank and Dean Vanderbosh meeting Growers and Industry Nov 19, 2013

Chancellor Blank's visit November 19, 2013

Chancellor Blank’s visit November 19, 2013

Hancock ARS Development

UW_Madison Hancock Ag Research Station Output & Impact (1916-2016)

UW_Madison CALS and Hancock Ag Research Station Staff (1916-2016)

A R Albert Hancock Superintendent 1922-1947 Marshfield Superintendent 1940-

A R Albert Hancock  Superintendent 1922-1947 Marshfield ARS Superintendent 1940-

 

 

Lead Faculty Researchers and Staff & their Legacy