CALS in the News – Dec. 24-28

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff:

State has deer in its headlights
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Quoted: Scott Craven, wildlife ecologist

Wisconsin Ag Outlook Forum set for Jan. 17 at UW-Madison

Strip tillage panel to share ideas at Corn/Soy EXPO
Quoted: Dick Wolkowski, soil science

Dairy road show
Spooner Advocate

Producers can lower ration costs without hurting production
Wisconsin State Farmer – print only
Quoted: Pat Hoffman, dairy scientist

Better housing facilities help enhance heifer performance
Wisconsin State Farmer- print only
Quoted: David Kammel, biological sciences engineer

Topics of Interest:

Imported air pollution
The Tampa Tribune
Quoted: Tracey Holloway, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Kohl includes funding for Wisconsin agriculture projects in FY2008 federal budget

Monsanto: Winning the ground war
How the company turned the tide in the battle over genetically modified crops
Business Week