Cates Honored for Service to Agriculture
Posted February 2012
CIAS staff member Dick Cates, who directs the Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers, received the Farm and Industry Short Course (FISC) alumni’s Service to Agriculture award on January 28. Cates was recognized for his dedication and service to the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Farm and Industry Short Course and Wisconsin’s agriculture industry. In addition to directing the School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers, Cates raises grass-fed beef with his wife, Kim, and oversees grazing systems programming in CALS. Congratulations, Dick!