CALS in the News, December 15-19, 2008

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

Butter holds the secret to cookies that sing
New York Times 12/16/08
Quoted: Robert Bradley, emeritus professor of dairy science

Ingham ready to tackle food-safety challenges
Country Today 12/17/2008 (subscription) Pg 8C
Quoted: Steve Ingham, Food Science

Agent reassigned to profitability center
Country Today 12/17/2008 (subscription) Pg 7A
Quoted: Ken Bolton, UW Center for Dairy Profitability

Grape growers’ first conference planned
Country Today 12/17/2008 (subscription) Pg 3A
Mentioned: Dan Mahr, Entomology
Patty McManus, Plant Pathology

Nilsestuen Taps UW-Madison Food Scientist Steven Ingham to Lead Food Safety Division
Agri-View 12/18/2008
Mentioned: Steve Ingham, Food Science

Price Tag Put on Manure – Higher One
Agri-View 12/18/2008
Mentioned: UW Soils and Forage Lab

2008 Corn Hybrid Performance Trial Results Now Available
Agri-View 12/18/2008
Mentioned: UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Properly Scout, Know Diseases in Winter Wheat
Agri-View 12/18/2008
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Topics of Interest

Experts predict push for biofuels
JS Online 12/15/08

Visionaries work to get rooftop and vertical farming off the ground
New York Times 12/16/08

Road map for future area growth created 12/16/08

Tech Pioneers-Virent
Time Magazine 12/17/08