CALS in the News, October 13-17, 2008

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

Experts agree: Environmental standards needed for biofuels
Science 8/03/08
Co-author: David Mladenoff, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

No Keg Party, This Course
Chronicle of Higher Education
Quoted: Jon T Roll, Bacteriology

Moe: Prof leads drive to honor biochemist Link
Wisconsin State Journal 10/13/08
Mentioned: Karl Link, Biochemistry (deceased)

Public meeting to discuss affordable food options
Wisconsin State Journal 10/13/2008
Jane Voichick, Nutritional Sciences (retired)

Halbach to lead UW Farm Short Course
Country Today 10/15/2008 (subscription) Pg 9A
Quoted: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science
Quoted: Molly Jahn, Dean, CALS

Ag safety exhibit to be recognized
Country Today 10/15/2009 (subscription) Pg 2A
Mentioned: Cheryl Skjolass, Biological Systems Engineering

Government makes nonfat dry milk purchase
Country Today 10/15/2008 (subscription) Pg 3C
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Ag & Applied Economics (emeritus)

UW-Madison FISC Judging Team Places Second at World Dairy Expo
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Mentioned: UW Farm and Industry Short Course

School For Beginning Dairy, Livestock Farmers Offers Classes in Eight
Wisconsin Communities
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Mentioned: Dick Cates, Director, School For Beginning Dairy, Livestock

Minnesota Farmer to Chair Foremost Farms USA
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Quoted: Edward Brooks, BS ’65 Ag & Applied Economics alumni

Sipiorski Named Vita Plus Dairy Development Manager
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Mentioned: Board of Visitors of the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and
Life Sciences

Forage Yield and Quality Tricky to Balance
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Quoted: Dan Undersander, Agronomy

HMC Harvest Tips Shared
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Tips For Saving Money Drying Grain
Agri-View 10/16/2008
Quoted: Scott Sanford, Biological Systems Engineering

Topics of Interest

Photographer and author Bob Rashid dies, wrote ‘Wisconsin’s Rustic Roads’
Wisconsin State Journal 10/13/08

Business Beat: Hotel possible for Bancroft Dairy site
The Capital Times 10/15/08