CALS in the News: October 27-31, 2008

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

Who’s gonna win?: Five political science experts handicap the presidential race
The Capital Times 10/29/08
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Science Communications

Schmidt to lead FFA Foundation
Country Today 10/29/2008 (Subscription) Pg 4A
Quoted: Nicole Schmidt, Life Sciences Communication, BS ’08

Stoughton woman named FFA Alumni president-elect
Country Today 10/29/2008 (Subscription) Pg 4A
Mentioned: Diane Amera, Ag & Applied Economics, Ag Education BS ’89

Milk production up; cheese, butter stocks down
Country Today 10/29/2008 (Subscription) Pg 3C
Mentioned: Brian Gould, Ag & Applied Economics

DNR tracking spruce grouse
Country Today 10/29/2009 (Subscription) Pg 6B
Quoted: David Mladenoff, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Nicole Schmidt Selected to Lead Wisconsin FFA Foundation
Agri-View 10/30/2008
Quoted: Nicole Schmidt, Life Sciences Communication, BS ’08

Market Weakness Weighs on Milk Prices
Agri-View 10/30/2008
Quoted: Robert Cropp, Ag & Applied Economics emeritus

HMC Harvest Tips Shared
Agri-View 10/30/2008
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

PDPW Production Management Symposium
Agri-View 10/30/2008
Mentioned: Paul Fricke, Dairy Science

Topics of Interest

Scientists seek to make energy as plants do
Tri-City Herald 10/29/08
Quoted: Song Jin, Chemistry

MSOE to open biomolecular engineering program
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  10/30/08

Alumni in the News

US House candidates in Wisconsin
Chicago Tribune 10/26/08
Mentioned: Tom Petri (’80, B.S. Agricultural Economics)