CALS in the News: May 31-June 4

What’s in your wetland?
Bay View Compass 6/2/10
Quoted: Joy Zedler, Botany

Scientists decipher structure of nature’s ‘light switch’
Nanotechnology Now 6/2/10
Mentioned: Richard Vierstra, Genetics

USDA names members to the National Advisory Committee on Microbiological Criteria for Foods
United States Department of Agriculture News 6/3/10
Mentioned: Kathleen Glass, Nutritional Sciences

Media day draws reporters from across the region 6/3/10
Mentioned: John Shutske, Associate Dean, Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension

Workshops scheduled for organic vegetable producers 6/3/10
Mentioned: Matt Ruark, Soil Science
Mentioned: A.J. Bussan, Horticulture
Mentioned: Amanda Gevens, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Russell Groves, Entomology, Plant Pathology

Tough year five months gone, but challenges remain
Agri-View 6/4/10
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Nachreiner named CCA of the year
Agri-View 6/4/10
Quoted: Bryan Jensen, Agronomy, Horticulture

Early-season foliar fungicide in corn questioned
Agri-View 6/4/10
Quoted: Paul Esker, Plant Pathology

Winter wheat stature, disease status eyed
Agri-View 6/4/10
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Of Interest Items

Mining for Cold, Hard Facts
Wall Street Journal 5/29/10

Study shows ag-related jobs on the rise

Around the Bubbler: Burgers and Brew, Celebrate South Madison Festival, Cows on the Concourse
Wisconsin State Journal 6/3/10

Odd Wisconsin: Machine to refine sorghum had an explosive start
Wisconsin State Journal 6/1/10