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CALS in the News – Aug. 24-8

Aova moves feed additive invented at UW-Madison into Asian markets
UW-Madison News Service 8/25/2009
Mentioned: Mark Cook, Animal Science

Curiosities: Why have there been so many food recalls?
Wisconsin State Journal 8/24/2009
Quoted: Kathleen Glass, Food Research Institute

If your plants aren’t thriving, moving them may help
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/22/2009
Quoted: Ed Lyon, Director, Allen Centennial Gardens

UW-Madison: ‘Good ideas’ get lift from stimulus funds
Wisconsin Business 8/26/2009
Mentioned: Charles Kaspar, Bacteriology

Fungus is attacking tomato plants in state
Kenosha News 8/27/2009
Qouted: Amanda Gevens, Plant pathology

Potato blight confirmed in Dane County
Wisconsin State Journal 8/25/2009
Quoted: Amanda Gevens, Plant pathology

Say cheese! Festival this fall will celebrate the artistry and tastiness behind local artisan cheeses
Wisconsin State Journal 8/22/2009
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Ag & Applied Economics

Interview with Dr. Molly Jahn
Common’tater Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers 8/2009
Quoted: Molly Jahn, Dean, UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Weather takes toll on state’s wasp population
Country Today 8/21/2009
Quoted: Phil Pellitteri, Entomology

Expert: Corn should mature despite cool summer
Country Today 8/26/2009 (subscription) Pg 1
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Sustainable Ag Institute to get face-lift
Country Today 8/26/2009 (subscription) Pg 4A
Quoted: Molly Jahn, Dean, UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Quoted: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture
Mentioned: Randy Jackson, Agronomy
Mentioned: Jack Kloppenburg, Community and Environmental Sociology

New cow judging scorecard released
Country Today 8/26/2009 (subscription) Pg 7c
Quoted: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science

Of Interest

‘Feeding the world’ a myth
Country Today 8/26/2009 (subscription) Pg 6A
Mentioned: Land Grant Universities
Mentioned: Farm Bureau
Mentioned: Organic Farming
Mentioned: Conventional Farming