WN@tL this week: John Shutske on agriculture’s big challenges (and opportunities)

John Shutske, professor and Extension specialist in the department of biological systems engineering, will be the featured speaker at Wednesday Nite @ the Lab this week. His talk, titled “Agriculture’s Big Challenges (and Opportunities) in 2025 and Beyond” will showcase agriculture as a vibrant industry with major responsibilities and will look at forthcoming technologies, such as the applications of Big Data, artificial intelligence, robots, the Internet of Things, and autonomous vehicles.

Shutske’s talk runs 7 – 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday, June 7 in room 1111 of the UW Biotechnology Center. It can also be viewed via live webcam at