CALS In the News For the Week of Jan 20 – Jan 27

News

Making a place for insects in our world
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1/20/2017
Quoted: Dan Young, Entomology

Decades later, restaurateur still cooks for sheer pleasure
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 1/20/2017
Quoted: Suzzette Metcalfe, Alumna, Biochemistry

Is labeling imitation dairy products milk or cheese or yogurt ‘against the law’?
PolitiFact, 1/27/2017
Mentioned: John Lucey, Food Science

Student-Run DuPont Plant Sciences Symposium Series Kicks Off at University of Missouri
Chron.com, 1/25/2017
Quoted: Tim Beissinger, Alumnus, Plant Pathology

UW-Madison professor apologizes for racially insensitive PowerPoint slide
Channel 3000.com, 1/26/2017
Quoted: Caitilyn Allen, Plant Pathology

Guest column: What is on the horizon for agriculture?
La Crosse Tribune, 1/25/2017
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Potato-Vegetable Growers Give $5 Million For UW-Research
WXPR, 1/26/2017
Mentioned: Rhinelander Agricultural Research Station

Cropp: Forecasts Show Better Milk Prices in 2017
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 1/26/2017
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

WisBusiness.com: UW-Madison: CDC awards $10 million for insect-borne disease center
WisBusiness.com, 1/26/2017
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

Sudden Death Syndrome In Soybeans Can Often Go Overlooked
CropLife, 1/29/2017
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology

Expo 2017 offers producers edge
Agri-View, 1/26/2017
Mentioned: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Economists Still Bullish Despite Bearish Dairy Reports
Farm Journal’s MILK, 1/25/2017
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Milk production: ‘Big Mo’ continues to grow
Progressive Dairyman, 1/25/2017
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Future of seed and vegetable production
Morning Ag Clips, 1/20/2017
Quoted: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Wisconsin Potato Industry Backs Research Program
Potato Grower, 1/27/2017
Quoted: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture

Wisconsin’s CWD expert, Mike Samuel, has suggestions for DNR and Natural Resources Board on white-tailed deer health
Outdoor News, 1/25/2017
Mentioned: Mike Samuel, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl, Skillathon Scheduled for March
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 1/23/2017
Mentioned: UW-Madison Department of Animal Science

Cranberry research station makes progress
Agri-View, 1/25/2017
Quoted: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture

Find the sweet spot: Marinated meat and poultry
The National Provisioner, 1/24/2017
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal Science

Obituary: Philip Vangsnes
Hometown News LLC, 1/23/2017
Mentioned: Philip Vangsnes, Alumnus, Agronomy

Bean Insights
DTNPF.com, 1/23/2017
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Mentioned: Adam Gaspar, Agronomy

Johnson Named Executive Director of Wisconsin Holstein Association
Hoard’s Dairyman, 1/20/2017
Mentioned: Darin Johnson, Alumnus, Dairy Science

Wisconsin Holstein Taps Johnson as New Executive Director
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 1/23/2017
Mentioned: Darin Johnson, Alumnus, Dairy Science

Ag & Food Business Outlook Conference
Morning Ag Clips, 1/19/2017
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

WisBusiness.com: UW-Madison: ‘Magic’ plus UW science equals world-champ cheese
WisBusiness.com, 1/20/2017
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Of Interest

USDA scrambles to ease concerns after researchers were ordered to stop publishing news releases
The Washington Post, 1/24/2016