CALS in the News – Nov. 2-6

News Items

UW-Madison Faculty bristle at plan to create new office to oversee research
The Capital Times 10/31/09
Quoted: Hector DeLuca, biochemistry professor; Biddy Martin, Chancellor
Mentioned: Paul DeLuca, provost

FDA looks to ‘good’ bacteria to fight salmonella
The Washington Post 11/1/09
Quoted: Jeri Barak, assistant professor of plant pathology

Bloom Joins Agri-View as Editorial Intern
Agri-View 11/5/09
Mentioned: Andrea Bloom, CALS senior majoring in Ag-Journalism

PDPW Workshops: Cow Side Care, People Management
Agri-View 11/5/09
Mentioned: Dr. Pam Ruegg, dairy science professor

Experts, Nov. 6 Webinar Help With ‘Muddy Slog’ Harvest
Agri-View 11/5/09
Mentioned: Paul Esker, Plant Pathology professor

Predictions of Reliability Better, Thanks to Genomics
Agri-View 11/5/09
Quoted: Ken Weigel, dairy science professor

Immigrants changing face of state’s dairy industry (Subscription needed)
The Country Today 11/6/09 page 1A
Mentioned: UW-Madison Study on dairyland diversity

Expert: Soybean harvest worst in decades (Subscription needed)
The Country Today 11/6/09 page 7A
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy professor

Of Interest

Saving the planet, one film festival at a time
Wisconsin State Journal 11/6/09

Pursuing the Masters
Wausau Daily Herald 11/6/09

Dairy goat research herd still in the works (Subscription needed)
The Country Today 11/5/09 page C7