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Dan Young, a professor in the Department of Entomology, appeared on a recent episode of Wisconsin Public Television’s “Around the Farm Table.” He joined host Inga Witscher to talk about dung beetles and the benefit they can bring to a farm. Young and Witscher discussed nutrient recycling, the different species of scarab beetles and how to encourage a beetle presence on farms.

The episode will re-air on Monday, Aug. 7 at 3:30 a.m. on The Wisconsin Channel. You can also watch the full episode of “Dung Beetles, Spuds and Sorghum” online.