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CALS in the News: May 25-28, 2010

News Items:

Black Bear Spotted Roaming In Waunakee
Channel3000.com 5/26/2010
Quoted: Tim Van Deelen, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
http://www.channel3000.com/news/23669864/detail.html

Googling the future of information
Medill News Service 5/26/2010
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=165217

Looking at nanotech through the lens of religion
Medill News Service 5/26/2010
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=165230

‘Buy Local’ trend benefits farmers
Wisconsin State Journal 5/26/2010
Mentioned: Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems http://host.madison.com/wsj/business/article_1c2f0778-6819-11df-8666-001cc4c002e0.html

Curiosities: Do birds like robins come back to the same nest each year?
Wisconsin State Journal 5/24/2010
Quoted: Scott Craven, Forest and Wildlife Ecology http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/environment/article_3dadbe0e-6467-11df-bd6a-001cc4c03286.html

Tracking the Ancestry of Corn Back 9,000 Years
The New York Times 5/24/2010
Quoted: John Doebley, Genetics
Author: Sean B. Carroll, Genetics
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/25/science/25creature.html

Wisconsin dairy farm growth tied to Hispanic work forces
Fond du Lac Reporter 5/27/2010
Quoted: Brad Barham, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems http://www.fdlreporter.com/article/20100527/FON0101/100526095/Wisconsin-dairy-farm-growth-tied-to-Hispanic-work-forces

Without immigrant workers, dairy farms would fail
Milwaukee Magazine 5/26/2010
Quoted: Brad Barham, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems http://www.milwaukeenewsbuzz.com/?p=91130

Raw milk fans say Wisconsin’s dairy industry is too powerful
Capital Times Online 5/24/2010
Quoted: Richard Barrow, Ag & Applied Economics (emeritus)
Quoted: Pam Ruegg, Dairy Science http://host.madison.com/ct/news/local/govt_and_politics/article_d1daccd0-66eb-11df-a1fe-001cc4c002e0.html

UW-Madison Announces Plans to Build Meat Science Center
Wisconsin Ag Connection 5/24/2010
Mentioned: Dan Schaefer, Animal Science
http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=602&yr=2010

Alice in Dairyland Named
Wisconsin Agriculturist 5/25/2010
Quoted: Christine Lepple Lindner, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication http://farmprogress.com/story.aspx/nl19_19nl/alice/in/dairyland/named/9/38545

Christine Lindner named 63rd Alice in Dairyland
Wisconsin State Farmer 5/24/2010
Quoted: Christine Lepple Lindner, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication http://www.wisfarmer.com/content/web_feature/stories/Alice-web-5-28.php

New UW-Madison dairy policy analyst to start soon
Country Today 5/26/2010 Pg 11 (subscription only)
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Irwin Goldman, Interum Dean, CALS
Quoted: John Shutske, Associate Dean, UW-Extension
http://www.thecountrytoday.com/

A well-kept secret
Country Today 5/26/2010 Pg 1C (subscription only)
Quoted: Yves Berger, Spooner Agricultural Research Station
http://www.thecountrytoday.com/

New Alice in Dairyland fulfills lifelong dream
Country Today 5/26/2010 Pg 4A (subscription only)
Quoted: Christine Lepple Lindner, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication http://www.thecountrytoday.com/

Come for breakfast, stay for dinner
Country Today 5/26/2010 Pg 8 (subscription only)
Quoted: Sue Crane, CALS Board of Visitors
Mentioned: UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Rural Youth Scholarship
http://www.thecountrytoday.com/

Study: Midwest could profit from veggies
Country Today 5/26/2010 Pg 3A (subscription only)
Quoted: Michelle Miller, UW-Madison Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems http://www.thecountrytoday.com/

Goose video encourages natural shorelines
Country Today 5/26/2010 Pg 5A (subscription only)
Mentioned: Beth Ryan, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Travis Balinas, Life Sciences Communication
http://www.thecountrytoday.com/

Sebastian the Goose Encourages Natural Shorelines
YouTube Video
Mentioned: Beth Ryan, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Travis Balinas, Life Sciences Communication http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhKIGxXgrLg

UW-Madison Announces Plans to Build ‘Center For Meat Science and Muscle Biology’
Agri-View 5/27/2010
Mentioned: Dan Schaefer, Animal Science http://www.agriview.com/articles/2010/05/27/livestock_news/livestock_roundup/livestockroundup07.txt

Milk Production Remains Stronger Than a Year Ago
Agri-View 5/27/2010
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Ag & Applied Economics http://www.agriview.com/articles/2010/05/27/dairy_news/dairy07.txt

Sime Select Sires Intern
Agri-View 5/27/2010
Mentioned: Kelly Sime, Student, Dairy Science, Life Sciences Communication http://www.agriview.com/articles/2010/05/27/dairy_news/dairy_briefs/dairybriefs08.txt

Of Interest:

Raw Milk Bill’s Veto Met Mainly With Praise
Agri-View 5/27/2010 http://www.agweekly.com/articles/2010/05/27/headlines/agriview/dairy_news/dairy02.txt

R&D LifeSciences Signs Technology Agreement With Aova Technologies
Agri-View 5/27/2010 http://www.agweekly.com/articles/2010/05/27/commodities/livestock/lvstk26.txt

Wisconsin ag exports jump 18 percent
The Business Journal 5/24/2010 http://www.bizjournals.com/milwaukee/stories/2010/05/24/daily9.html

Biomass firms respond on Madison power plant
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Online 5/24/2010 http://www.jsonline.com/blogs/business/94758279.html

Gov. Doyle: Announces 59 businesses interested in supplying Charter Street power plant with biomass
Wisbusiness.com 5/24/2010
http://www.wisbusiness.com/index.iml?Article=197625

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