The UW-Madison Department of Soil Science welcomes to campus Dr. David R. Montgomery on Thursday May 11, 2017 as part of the O.N. Allen Soil Microbiology Symposium.
►12:30 to 1:30 pm – Keynote entitled “The Hidden Half of Nature,” in the Ebling Auditorium, Microbial Sciences Bldg.
►1:30 to 3:00 pm – Reception and Soil Microbiology Research Posters by students from Soil Sci/Microbio 523 in the Jackson-Tanner Commons, Room 363 Soils Bldg.
►7:00 pm – Talk and Book Signing – Dr. Montgomery’s new book “Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life” will be held at Mystery to Me, 1863 Monroe Street.
Dr. Montgomery is a Professor in the Department of Earth and Space Sciences at the University of Washington-Seattle. He is also the author of “The Hidden Half of Nature: The Microbial Roots of Life and Health,” and “Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations.”