CALS in the News: March 29-April 2, 2010

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

On slippery science subjects, Internet news delivers

UW News Service 3/31/2010
Quoted: Ashley Anderson, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele

Backyard chicken fans look to set clucks forward
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 3/30/2010
Quoted: Ron Kean, Animal Science

Century-old seed company goes to the auction block
Wisconsin State Journal 4/1/2010
Quoted: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Wisconsin, Minnesota could see most drastic drops as milk prices begin to sour
Green Bay Press Gazette 4/1/2010
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics–drop-expected-to-continue

Building for the next generation
Wisconsin Agriculturist 4/2010
Mentioned: UW Farm and Industry Short Course (PDF)

Teamwork key to success
Wisconsin Agriculturist 4/2010
Mentioned: UW Farm and Industry SHort Course (PDF)
Mentioned: UW-Madison Department of Dairy Science
Mentioned: UW-Madison Department of Nutritional Sciences

Schuler enjoys challenge of Farm Technology Days
Wisconsin Agriculturist 4/2010
Quoted: Ron Schuler, General Manager, Wisconsin Farm Technology Days

Wisconsin Alice in Dairyland Finals

Wisconsin Ag Connection 3/30/2010
Mentioned: Christa Behnke, Student, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Andrea Bloom, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Christine Lindner , Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Sheri Nelson, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication

UW-Madison faculty honored by American Chemical Society

UW News Service 3/31/2010
Mentioned: Ron Seely, Life Sciences Communications

Of Interest

Wanted: Doctors for rural clinics

Wisconsin State Journal 3/28/2010

After Patent on Genes Is Invalidated, Taking Stock

The New York Times 3/30/2010

Wis. committee approves raw milk bill

LaCrosse Tribune 3/30/2010