Name: Megan Lauber
Hometown: Union Grove, WI
Farm: Lauber Farm/Hillpine Holsteins
Major: Dairy Science with Certificate in Agricultural Business Management
Why did you decide to attend UW-Madison?
I chose to come to UW-Madison because of the beautiful campus and atmosphere as well as the great agriculture programs, clubs, and research opportunities.
What has been your most memorable college experience?
One of my most memorable college experiences was studying abroad in Mexico for two weeks. It was interesting to see and learn about the biodiversity of Mexico, their dairy production systems, other agriculture commodities, trade, and how it affects our food system.
What has been your favorite course?
My favorite courses have been lactation physiology, animal physiology, and animal ag and sustainable development.
What are your future career goals?
My career goal is to work as a dairy nutritionist focusing on calf and young heifer programs while continuing to be active on my family’s dairy farm.