CALS in the News: April 6-10

News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

CALS in the News

Crowd wowed, tickled and awed at Science Expeditions
Wisconsin State Journal 04/06/09
Quoted: Henry Hagedorn, Entomology

Groups works to preserve green, multi-generation housing on reservations
Wisconsin State Journal 04/07/09
Quoted: Sue Thering, Landscape Architechture

The loons among us: They’re flocking to Lake Monona
The Isthmus 04/07/09
Quoted: Scott Craven, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

University of Wisconsin-Madison communications alums win honors
The Capital Times 04/07/09
Mentioned: Garret O’Keefe, former professor in the Department of Life Sciences Communications

Class III milk price recovering
Country Today 4/8/2009 (subscription) Pg 6C
Quoted: Robert Cropp. Ag & Applied Economics (emeritus)
Quoted: Ken Bolton, UW-Center for Dairy Profitability

Milk price begins long climb back up
Country Today 4/8/2009 (subscription) Pg 5C
Quoted: Brian Gould, Ag & Applied Economics

UW-Madison Takes Top Honors At NAIDC
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Mentioned: Laura Bahn, Patrick Kusilek, Phil Monson, and Annette Zwald,
Students Dairy Science
Mentioned: Dave Combs, Dairy Science

Growing Potatoes and Downhill Skiing – A Perfect Match
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Quoted: Andy Diercks, BS ’93 – Agricultural Engineering
Mentioned: Steve Diercks, BS ’70 – Agricultural Economics

Clark County Moving Ahead With Ag Tech Business Campus, Permanent FTD Site
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Elkhorn Producer/Reporter Past State FFA Officer
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course

Stieglitz From the Fields Reporter in Clark County
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course

Faust Will Be Reporting From Calumet County
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course

2009 Corn, Soybean Herbicide Updates For Wisconsin
Agri-View 4/9/2009
Quoted: Chris Boerboom, Agronomy

Topics of Interest

Cat-food linked illness yields clues to MS
Forbes 04/02/09

Curiosities: What’s the top speed for a hummingbird?
Wisconsin State Journal 04/06/09

Energy on the docket at earth day conference
The Capital Times 04/07/09

Trees find new life in The Woods Cycle
Wisconsin State Journal 04/09/09