University of Wisconsin–Madison

Peter Vadas

Senior Research Scientist

peter.vadas@ars.usda.gov

(608) 890-0069

US Dairy Forage Research Center
1925 Linden Drive West
Madison, WI 53706

Peter Vadas Headshot

Program Affiliations

Education and Certificates

  • B.S. 1993 – Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech
  • M.S. 1996 – Soil Science, University of Delaware
  • Ph.D. 2001 – Soil Science, University of Delaware

Fields of Interest

  • Integrating physical and socio-economic assessments of dairy farms and systems to maximize production and profit and minimize adverse environmental impacts.
  • Modeling nutrient loss from agricultural soils, surface-applied manures, and fertilizers to the environment.