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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
http://www.steamboatpilot.com/news/2010/jun/12/tom-ross-show-them-money/

Away at College: Local News & Notes
Fond du Lac Reporter 6/13/10
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course, UW-Madison CALS
http://www.fdlreporter.com/article/20100613/FON0101/6130308/Away-at-College-Local-News-Notes

Ag in the Classroom to hold summer education days
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/15/10
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station
http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=692&yr=2010

Farm Tech Days expected to make big impact in local economy
Wisconsin Ag Connection: 6/15/10
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics
http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=691&yr=2010

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
http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=690&yr=2010

Barn dance to benefit scholarship program
The Journal Times 6/15/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison CALS
http://www.journaltimes.com/lifestyles/leisure/article_144c546c-78b7-11df-9a16-001cc4c002e0.html

Kawleski to lead central WI Agribusiness Innovation Center
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/16/10
Quoted: Mike Kawleski, adjunct faculty member, Agricultural Journalism
http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=696&yr=2010

Birmingham is bringing back an American tradition: cider-making
Agri-View 6/17/10
Mentioned: Center of Integrated Agricultural Systems
http://www.agriview.com/articles/2010/06/17/crop_news/crops02.txt

U.S. farmers face dangers on the job
Htrnews.com 6/18/10
Mentioned: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering
http://www.htrnews.com/article/20100618/MAN0101/6180526/Farming-accidents-can-be-avoided

Raw milk committee trying to move toward consensus
Agri-View 6/17/10
Quoted: Richard Barrows, former CALS dean
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science
http://www.agriview.com/articles/2010/06/17/dairy_news/dairy06.txt

Calendar of Events
Agri-View 6/17/10
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station
http://www.agriview.com/articles/2010/06/17/event_calendar/calendar.txt

UW-Dairy Repro$ helps dairy producers evaluate reproduction programs
Wisconsin Agriculturist 6/17/10
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science
http://www.wisconsinagriculturist.com/story.aspx/uwdairy/repro/helps/dairy/producers/evaluate/reproduction/programs/9/39159

Turfgrass summer filed day slated for July 27
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/17/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison CALS
http://www.wisconsinagconnection.com/story-state.php?Id=704&yr=2010

Targeting research to address climate change challenges to agriculture
Newswise 6/16/10
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
http://www.newswise.com/articles/targeting-research-to-address-climate-change-challenges-to-agriculture

Of Interest

John Kinsman and Joel Greeno: Unfair milk prices are destroying dairy farmers
The Cap Times 6/18/10
http://host.madison.com/ct/news/opinion/column/article_b3b0ce14-553f-5a9d-ac92-337e1905e836.html

Researchers find genes involved in Yellow Perch growth
Physorg.com 6/14/10
http://www.physorg.com/news195739483.html

Wisconsin’s raw milk ban at stake in lawsuits
Bloomberg Business Week 6/14/10
http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D9GB3GE05.htm

USDA touts tighter meat industry antitrust rules
Associated Press 6/18/10
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hEAluUa2hn-UazwhP9xFiT4QWPZAD9GDOOBG5

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