CALS in the News: March 9-13, 2009

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

Fluoride debate surfaces in Poynette
Wisconsin State Journal 03/08/09
Quoted: Jim Peterson, Biological Systems Engineering

Vacant commercial space sparks competition for business
Wisconsin State Journal 03/08/09
Quoted: Jack Huddleston, Urban and Regional Planning

Now is the time to test your well water
WKOW-TV 03/10/09
Quoted: Anders Andren, Director, UW-Madison Water Resources Institute

School committed to sustainability
Country Today 3/11/2009 (subscription) Pg 9A
Quoted: Molly Jahn, Dean, CALS

UW-Madison fires manager of landmark dairy store
Country Today 3/11/2009 (subscription) Pg 8C
Quoted: Bill Klein, Manager, Babcock Dairy Plant

CALS awarded grants for genome project
Country Today 3/11/2009 (subscription) Pg 8C
Quoted: Kent Weiger, Dairy Science

Holstein breeders present awards
Country Today 3/11/2009 (subscription) Pg 7C
Mentioned: Rick Daluge, FISC (emeritus)

Kappelman Contributes Calf, Industry Leadership
Agri-View 3/12/2009
Quoted: Pete Kappleman, Past Chair, UW Center for Dairy Profitability and
CALS Board of Visitors 1999 -’08

Yes, Scientist Assures, Bacteria Still Cause Mastitis
Agri-View 3/12/2009
Quoted: Pam Ruegg, Dairy Science

Food Versus Fuel Arguments Aired
Agri-View 3/12/2009
Quoted: Bruce Jones, Ag & Applied Economics

Topics of Interest

Stimulus stiffs biotech start-ups
The Capital Times 03/11/09

Obama’s stem cell policies to benefit Madison area (Radio feature)
Wisconsin Public Radio 03/10/09 (eighth item down)


Anita Z. Koerner (M.S., Biochemistry, ’46), passed away on March 7, 2009 at age 61