Valentin Picasso

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Valentín D. Picasso Risso

(608) 890-3858

455 Moore Hall

Assistant Professor




Program description: Forages and grazing systems in the Midwestern United States and the world. Agroecology and sustainable agriculture. Climate change and agriculture: mitigation and adaptation. Resilience to climate variability and change of agricultural systems. Management of perennial dual purpose crops for forage and grain. Forage mixtures management and stability. Ecological intensification of grazing systems around the world, with emphasis in Latin America.


Teaching: Cropping Systems of the World (Agronomy 377). Agronomy/Agroecology. Study abroad travel course.