CALS in the News August 3-7, 2009

CALS in the News


News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

‘The Unheard Voices’
Inside Higher Education 8/4/2009
Quoted: Randy Stoercher, Rural Sociology

Corn crop safe from cranes
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/4/2009
Quoted: Eileen Cullen, Entomology

DEET in Bug Spray Tied to Neural Damage in Mice
MSN Online 8/5/2009
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

DEET in Bug Spray Tied to Neural Damage in Mice
Austin-American Statesman 8/5/2009
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

Bill Berry: DDT battle 40 years ago is worth remembering
The Capital Times 8/4/2009
Mentioned: Joseph Hickey, Forest and Wildlife Ecology (emeritus)

Farm plastic recycling advances
Country Today 8/5/2009 (subscription) Pg 9A
Mentioned: Brian Holms, Biological Systems Engineering

World Dairy Woman of the Year humbled by honor
Country Today 8/5/2009 (subscription) Pg 7C
Quoted: Daphne Holterman, Life Sciences Communication (alumni)

Price-support increase boosts markets
Country Today 8/5/2009 (subscription) Pg 5C
Quoted: Robert Cropp, Ag & Applied Economics (emeritus)

Ag Generates $59.16 billion and 353,991 Jobs in Wisconsin
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Steve Deller, Ag & Applied Economics
Quoted: Rick Klemme, Dean and Director of UW-Extension, Cooperative Extension

Wisconsin Dairy Industry Subject of TV Program
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison Badger Dairy Camp

Dodgeville Duo Shines in the Showring
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Mentioned: UW-Madison Dairy Science
Mentioned: UW-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course

Agronomy and Soils Field Day Set For Aug. 27 At Arlington
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Mentioned: Soil Science
Mentioned; Agronomy
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Squash Vine Boror: Key Pest in Squash, Pumpkins
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Russel Groves, Entomology

Cutworm Moths Flying, Scout Field and Sweet Corn Now
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Eileen Cullen, Entomology

Harvest Aids For Winter Wheat
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Chris Boerboom, Agronomy

Safety and Software For Silage Producers
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Brian Holmes, Biological Systems Engineering

Sandhill Cranes and Field Damage: Prevention is Key
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Eileen Cullen

Take a Closer Look At Combine Management For Wheat Harvest
Agri-View 8/6/2009
Quoted: Matthew Digman, Biological Systems Engineering

Of Interest

Milking the dairy industry? Dean Foods reports hefty profit surge
Times Argus (Vermont) 8/2/2009