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Counties with state prisons had 11% more first-wave COVID-19 cases
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Jul 26th
20210726

Counties with state prisons had 11% more first-wave COVID-19 cases

The presence of a state prison in a county was associated with 11% more COVID-19 cases through July 1, 2020, according to a new study […]

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Population-specific diversity within fungi species could enable improved drug discovery
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Jul 26th
20210726

Population-specific diversity within fungi species could enable improved drug discovery

Scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Wisconsin–Madison have discovered that genetically distinct populations within the same species of fungi can produce […]

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UW partners with Purposity app to support students in need
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Jul 23rd
20210723

UW partners with Purposity app to support students in need

If you knew a UW student who had a simple need – say they were struggling to have enough healthy food to eat or needed […]

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CDR’s Gary Grossen takes top honors at Green County Fair for aged Gouda
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Jul 26th
20210726

CDR’s Gary Grossen takes top honors at Green County Fair for aged Gouda

The future holds no limits for meat science at CALS
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Jul 26th
20210726

The future holds no limits for meat science at CALS

Counties with state prisons had 11% more first-wave COVID-19 cases
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Jul 26th
20210726

Counties with state prisons had 11% more first-wave COVID-19 cases

The presence of a state prison in a county was associated with 11% more COVID-19 cases through July 1, 2020, according to a new study […]

Population-specific diversity within fungi species could enable improved drug discovery
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Jul 26th
20210726

Population-specific diversity within fungi species could enable improved drug discovery

Scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Wisconsin–Madison have discovered that genetically distinct populations within the same species of fungi can produce […]

CALS in the News for the Week of July 17 – 23
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Jul 23rd
20210723

CALS in the News for the Week of July 17 – 23

In the News Small farms vanish every day in America’s dairyland: ‘There ain’t no future in dairy’ The Guardian, 7/21/21 Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for […]

Recent retirements
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Jul 23rd
20210723

Recent retirements

Best wishes to colleagues who retired from CALS in the second quarter of 2021: Paul Abel, Marshfield Agricultural Research Station Laurie Ballentine, Russell Labs Hub […]

Register now for Agronomy/Soils Field Day on Aug. 25
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Jul 23rd
20210723

Register now for Agronomy/Soils Field Day on Aug. 25

Learn the latest in agronomic research being conducted by University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers at the 2021 Agronomy and Soils Field Day hosted by UW-Madison Departments […]

Ecological Society of America annual meeting to be held online Aug. 2-6
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Jul 23rd
20210723

Ecological Society of America annual meeting to be held online Aug. 2-6

Ecologists seek to understand the vital connections between plants and animals and the world around them. Collectively, research shows that ecological connections are critical for […]

UW partners with Purposity app to support students in need
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Jul 23rd
20210723

UW partners with Purposity app to support students in need

If you knew a UW student who had a simple need – say they were struggling to have enough healthy food to eat or needed […]

Reminder: FY23 WAES Hatch/McIntire-Stennis call for proposals due Sept. 13
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Jul 22nd
20210722

Reminder: FY23 WAES Hatch/McIntire-Stennis call for proposals due Sept. 13

FY23 CALS/WAES Hatch and McStennis Call for Proposals Hatch Projects (individual investigator, multidisciplinary, and multistate) McIntire-Stennis Projects (individual investigator and multidisciplinary) Funding Period: FY 2023 […]

Organic Farming Research Foundation now accepting letters of intent for 2021 research grants
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Jul 22nd
20210722

Organic Farming Research Foundation now accepting letters of intent for 2021 research grants

OFRF is excited to announce that we are now accepting Letters of Intent (LOI) for our research grant program. This grant cycle, in addition to […]

TTC Project hosts August 2021 forums
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Jul 22nd
20210722

TTC Project hosts August 2021 forums

All UW–Madison employees are invited to attend a virtual day time or in-person late night forum on the Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project on […]