Land O’Lakes Foundation Awards 2015 John Brandt Memorial Scholarships

July 24, 2015

Land O’Lakes Foundation Awards 2015

ARDEN HILLS, Minn., July 22, 2015 The 2015 winners of John Brandt Memorial Scholarship are Tawny Chandler, Haley Larson and Sara Stoakes. The scholarship is awarded annually by the Land O’Lakes Foundation to graduate students who have shown exceptional aptitude in dairy related research of animal science or food science.

Chandler, a doctoral student from the University of Wisconsin–Madison, is studying nutritional physiology. The focus of her study is improving the nutrition strategies for transition cows that are more susceptible to disease and metabolic disorders such as ketosis. The more advanced application of this research…