CALS in the News for the Week of June 7-11, 2010

News Items

Dairyline: Dairy checkoff grows sales
Capital Press 6/4/10
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Working to cultivate good health
Journal Sentinel 6/6/10
Mentioned: Erin Silva, Agronomy; Agricultural & Applied Economics

Wisconsin cheese makers who take the prize
Los Angeles Times 6/6/2010
Mentioned: UW Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: UW Master Cheesemaker Program,0,367733.story

Plenty of biomass for Wisconsin plant
Biomass Magazine 6/8/10
Mentioned: CALS

The American Graduate School in Paris Commencement 2010
PR Log 6/8/10
Mentioned: Abdul Waheed Khan, PhD Agricultural Journalism

Cheese prices dip due to strong milk production
The Country Today 6/9/10 (subscription required, 5C)
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Fond du Lac County farmstead first in the state to go…
The Country Today 6/9/10 (subscription required, C1)
Mentioned: Babcock Hall

Class III price hits $13.38
The Country Today 6/9/10 (subscription required, 7C)
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Farmers to pair family reunion with dairy breakfast
The Country Today 6/9/10 (subscription required, 5B)
Mentioned: UW-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course

USA – Meat and food safety
Meat Trade News Daily 6/9/10
Mentioned: Kathleen Glass, Food Microbiology & Toxicology

Strawberries arrive early, bringing the pickers to the fields
Wisconsin State Journal 6/10/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison West Agricultural Research Station

Was the entire Wisconsin Congressional Delegation invited?
Agri-View 6/10/10
Mentioned: Babcock Institute for Dairy Research and Development

Moore chosen for WDPA Scholarship
Agri-View 6/10/10
Mentioned: CALS Ambassadors program

Schedule of ag-related events
Agri-View 6/10/10
Mentioned: Badger Dairy Camp

The Goat Lady vs. Goliath: Award-winning cheesemaker leads charge to say no to a road that threatens farm paradise
The Bellingham Herald 6/11/10
Quoted: Leslie Cooperband, past professor of Soil Science (left in 2003)

Of Interest

UW-Madison scientists worry about chilling effect of potential charges
Wisconsin State Journal 6/4/10

Laptop city hall: Risky business – Bio-ag incubator proposal prompts debate on development risk and city funding
The Cap Times 6/10/10

Department of Justice and USDA announce dairy workshop on June 25 in Wisconsin 6/6/10