CALS in the News: Jan. 11-15, 2010

CALS in the News
News about or of interest to CALS faculty and staff…

Migratory birds bear brunt of climate-charged weather
Media Newswire 1/12/2010
Quoted: Anna Pidgeon, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: Chadwick Rittenhouse, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: Thomas Albright, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Outlook Forum Slated to Cover Wisconsin Agricultural Forecast

Wisconsin Ag Connection 1/12/2010
Quoted: Ed Jesse, Ag & Applied Economics

Scientists Create Super-Strong Collagen
Science Daily 1/12/2010
Quoted: Ron Raines, Biochemistry

Regulatory network balances stem cell maintenance, differentiation
University News Service 1/11/2010
Quoted: Judith Kimble, Biochemistry

Vitamin D
MS Connection – Wisconsin Chapter 10/2009
Quoted: Colleen Hayes, Biochemistry

Tough Transition: UW-River Falls herd struggles with mastitis, low production
Country Today 1/13/2010 (subscription) Pg 1
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Experiment Station

Crop experts offer advice for 2010
Country Today 1/13/2010 (subscription) Pg 6c
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Quoted: Dan Undersander, Agronomy

Corn growers urged to reconcile seed costs with returns from yield increases
Wisconsin State Farmer 1/06/2010
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Basic genetics outweigh modified traits on white mold in soybeans
Wisconsin State Farmer 1/06/2010
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

‘New’ Aphanomyces Races Plaguing Alfalfa Growers?
Agri-View 1/11/2010
Quoted: Paul Esker, PLant Pathology

Beef Cattle Energy Needs Change During Winter
Agri-View 1/7/2010
Quoted: Rhonda Gildersleeve, Lancaster Agricultural Research Station