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CALS in the News – Aug. 17-21

News of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

Patent rejections soar as pressure on agency rises
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/16/2009
Mentioned: Hector DeLuca, Biochemistry

Time is ripe for new tomato-canning recipes
Wisconsin State Journal – Taste 8/14/2009
Quoted: Barb Ingham, Food Science

Agronomist: Corn should reach maturity despite cool summer
Country Today 8/18/2009
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Business Beat: Agriculture remains key part of state economy, new report says
Capital Times 8/17/2009
Quoted: Steve Deller, Ag & Applied Economics

Yellow jackets unusually absent this summer
Appleton Post Cresent 8/20/2009
Quoted: Phil Pellitteri, Entomology

Tiny: Art from Microscopes at UW-Madison
Public Broadcasting System – Online NewsHour 8/19/2009
Quoted: Ahna Skop, Genetics
Quoted: Steve Paddock, Genetics

Biennial Spooner Dairy Sheep Day Scheduled
Agri-View 8/20/2009
Mentioned: Spooner Agricultural Research Station

Annual Garden Twilight Tour Aug. 26
Agri-View 8/20/2009
Mentioned: Spooner Agricultural Research Station