CALS in the News: June 16-18, 2010

News Items

Tom Ross: Show them the Money
Steam Boat Pilot 6/12/10
Quoted: John Ross, Emeritus Professor, Agricultural Journalism

Away at College: Local News & Notes
Fond du Lac Reporter 6/13/10
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course, UW-Madison CALS

Ag in the Classroom to hold summer education days
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/15/10
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Farm Tech Days expected to make big impact in local economy
Wisconsin Ag Connection: 6/15/10
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Arlington Ag Station to hold agronomy/soils field day in August
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/15/10
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Matt Digman, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, CALS dean

Barn dance to benefit scholarship program
The Journal Times 6/15/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison CALS

Kawleski to lead central WI Agribusiness Innovation Center
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/16/10
Quoted: Mike Kawleski, adjunct faculty member, Agricultural Journalism

Birmingham is bringing back an American tradition: cider-making
Agri-View 6/17/10
Mentioned: Center of Integrated Agricultural Systems

U.S. farmers face dangers on the job 6/18/10
Mentioned: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering

Raw milk committee trying to move toward consensus
Agri-View 6/17/10
Quoted: Richard Barrows, former CALS dean
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science

Calendar of Events
Agri-View 6/17/10
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

UW-Dairy Repro$ helps dairy producers evaluate reproduction programs
Wisconsin Agriculturist 6/17/10
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

Turfgrass summer filed day slated for July 27
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/17/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison CALS

Targeting research to address climate change challenges to agriculture
Newswise 6/16/10
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Of Interest

John Kinsman and Joel Greeno: Unfair milk prices are destroying dairy farmers
The Cap Times 6/18/10

Researchers find genes involved in Yellow Perch growth 6/14/10

Wisconsin’s raw milk ban at stake in lawsuits
Bloomberg Business Week 6/14/10

USDA touts tighter meat industry antitrust rules
Associated Press 6/18/10