CALS in the News – Sept. 28–Oct. 5

Holterman named World Dairy Expo Woman of the Year
Wisconsin State Farmer 9/14/09
Quoted: Daphne Holterman, BS ’81, Agricultural Journalism

National organic dairy farm study includes Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Farmer 9/21/09
Quoted: Pam Ruegg, Dairy Science Department

Cross Country: Time for cattle check-in at World Dairy Expo
Capital Times 9/28/2009
Quoted: Shannon Dwyer, BS ’08 – Dairy Science
Quoted: Kari Behling, BS ’05, Dairy Science, Agricultural Journalism

Pollan Debates Technology Use
The Badger Herald 9/28/09

Thoughtfulness trumps attacks in food debate
Capital Times 9/29/09
Mentioned: UW-Madison Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Minnesota Professor criticizes corn ethanol policies
The Country Today 9/29/09
Quoted: Joe Glauber, PHD ’84 Distributed MIN, Agricultural Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief economist

UW-Extension Offering Podcasts on Dairy Price Analysis
Wisconsin Ag Connection 9/30/09
Mentioned: Ed Jesse, Agricultural and Applied Economics; Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics Click here for the “Ag-Podcasts”

Charges possible in raw milk case
Janesville Gazette 9/30/2009
Quoted: Barbara Ingham, Food Science

UW-Madison Second in Judging Contest
Agri-View 10/1/09
Mentioned: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science; students Carissa Levash, Danielle Brown, Ty Hildebrandt, Laura Elliot

Registration Open for Inaugural Women’s Ag Leadership Summit
Agri-View 10/1/09
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, CALS Dean, Director of Genetics

Of Interest

Nobel Prize Winner Normal Borlaug dies at 95
Wisconsin State Farmer 9/14/09

Cargill creates breakthrough for dairy-free analogue cheese production with Lygomme™ ACH Optimum functional system
Cargill News 9/17/09

Legendary Grilled Cheese at World Dairy Expo (article, video)
AgWired 9/30/09

Badger Dairy Club