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CALS in the News – May 3-8

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff.

Living With PKU
Fox 47 WMSN (4/30/08)
Quoted: Denise Ney, Nutritional Sciences
Quoted: Mark Etzel, Food Sciences
Quoted: Kathryn Nelson, Center for Dairy Research

Potato no half-baked hero; Amid a worsening global food crisis, the UN champions the lowly tuber as a nutritious way out
Chicago Tribune (4/30/08)
Quoted: David Spooner, Horticulture

Ultimate Guide ’08: 20. I Scream
Madison Magazine (May, 2008)
Mentioned: Babcock Ice cream, Babcock Dairy
(3/4 down the page)

Apps’ writing hits home
Wisconsin Agriculturist (May 2008)
Quoted: Jerry Apps, CALS Continuing and Vocational Education
(page 4)

Rootworms threaten first-year corn
Wisconsin Agriculturist (May 2008)
By: Jim Stute, UW Cooperative Extension
(page 16)

GM layoffs will create short term struggles
The Janesville Gazette (5/4/08)
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Election Weekly: An update on who’s who and what’s what in the campaigns
The Post-Crescent (Appleton, WI) (5/4/08)
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Election weekly
Green Bay Press Gazette (5/4/08)
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

GOP group wants curbs on ethanol; Senators tie production to increases in food prices
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (5/5/08)
Mentioned: Randy Fortenbery, Agricultural and Applied Economics

RE: TIP/UW-MADISON EXPERTISE ON BIOENERGY, SUSTAINABILITY ISSUES
UW CALS Communications via UW-Madison University Communications (5/6/08)
Mentioned: Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC)
Mentioned: Tim Donohue, Bacteriology, GLBRC
Mentioned: Randy Fortenbery, Agricultural and Applied Economics, GLBRC
Mentioned: John Ralph, Biochemistry, GLBRC
Mentioned: Brian Holmes, Biological Systems Engineering, GLBRC

Male Wisconsin prairie chickens mated with Minnesota female birds
The Country Today (5/7/08)
Quoted: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
(Subscription Required, page 7C)

Seed Treatments Containing Lindane: Time Running Out
Agri-View (5/8/08)
Mentioned: Roger Flashinski, Agronomy

Wisconsin Corn Planting Starts Noted
Agri-View (5/8/08)
Mentioned: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

PRE Herbicides Might Be Going on POST
Agri-View (5/8/08)
Chris Boerboom, Agronomy

How to Avoid Losing Feed Value This Year
Agri-View (5/8/08)
Mentioned: Brian Holmes, Biological Systems Engineering

Delayed Planting, Seeding Rate, Seed Quality Issues For State’s Soybean Growers to Mull
Agri-View (5/8/08)
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Mentioned: John Gaska, Agronomy

Topics of Interest

3 inducted into Meat Industry Hall of Fame
Wisconsin Agriculturist (May 2008)
(page 8 )

WI Institutes For Discovery Groundbreaking
NBC 15 (5/2/08)

Doyle Breaks Ground On Wisconsin Institutes For Discovery
Facility To Be Completed In 2010
Channel 3000 (5/2/08)

Ground broken on Institutes for Discovery
Wisconsin Radio Network (5/3/08)

Sky Vegetables proposal by UW-Madison students imagines fresh produce from the supermarket roof
Wisconsin State Journal (5/7/08)

New lab opens to the public
The Daily Cardinal (5/8/08)

UW-MADISON ALUMNI ‘FIRED UP’ ABOUT LATEST INNOVATION
UW-Madison University Communications (5/8/08)

WARF LICENSES INFLUENZA VACCINE TECHNOLOGY TO FLUGEN
UW-Madison University Communications (5/8/08)
Quoted: Carl Gulbrandsen, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

INVITROGEN, WARF SIGN LICENSE AGREEMENT FOR HUMAN EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS
UW-Madison University Communications (5/8/08)
Quoted: Carl Gulbrandsen, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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