CALS in the News: March 16-20, 2009

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

Waistlines Growing in Brown Co.
Green Bay Press-Gazette 03/15/09
Quoted: Susan Nitzke, Nutritional Sciences

Grazing coordinator seeks research input
Country Today 3/18/2009 (subscription) Pg 6C
Mentioned: Lancaster Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Tom Kriegel, UW Center for Dairy Profitability

Student gets dairy scholarship
Country Today 3/18/2009 (subscription) 3A
Mentioned: Betsy Walter, student, Dairy Science

WALSAA Seeks Administrative Coordinator
Agri-View 3/18/2009
Mentioned: Wisconsin Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association

Food or Fuel: More Insights Shared
Agri-View 3/18/2009
Quoted: Bruce Jones, Ag & Applied Economics

Dairy Camp Registrations Encouraged
Agri-View 3/18/2009
Mentioned: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science

USDA Awards More Than $11 Million to Improve Animals through Research,
Education, Extension in Animal Genomics

Agri-View 3/19/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison

Tax Consequences of Farm Asset Sales Targeted
Agri-View 3/19/2009
Quoted: Phil Harris, Ag & Applied Economics

Local students attend FFA Farm Forum
Jackson County Chronicle 3/18/2009
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, Dean, CALS

Topics of Interest

New Web site focuses on local biotech industry
The Capital Times 03/16/09

Debate over U.S. food safety system heats up
Dallas Morning News 03/15/09