Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Genetically Superior Crops
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Erected 2001 by UW Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the University of Wisconsin marker series.
Location. 43° 4.507′ N, 89° 24.741′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Linden Drive and Babcock Drive, on the left when traveling west on Linden Drive. Touch for map. The marker is in front of the Horticulture Building on the University of Wisconsin campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1575 Linden Drive, Madison WI 53706, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mass Production of Penicillin (a few steps The Land Ethic (within shouting distance of this marker); First Reliable Test of Milk Quality (within shouting distance of this marker); Disease-Resistant Plants (within shouting distance of this marker); Vitamin D Production Ends Rickets (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Discovery of Vitamins A and B (about 500 feet away); Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (about 500 feet away); Eliminating Pellagra (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Also see . . . Royal Alexander Brink - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 3, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Agriculture • Education • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 512 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 1, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.