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CALS in the News: August 16-20, 2010

News Items

Support for hunting is strong in Wisconsin
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/11/10
Quoted: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Hunters Network of Wisconsin faces challenges
Capitol Times 8/11/10
Quoted: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Urban horticultural field day set for Aug. 21
University of Wisconsin-Madison News 8/13/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison West Agricultural Research Station

No bull: Lardy’s work revolutionized animal breeding
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/14/10
Mentioned: Henry Lardy, Biochemistry
Mentioned: Paul H. Philllips, Biochemistry
Quoted: Hector DeLuca, Biochemistry

Medicine, not food, may have more to gain from cloning
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/14/10
Quoted: Mark Cook, Animal Science

Nelson to serve as WFBF communications coordinator
Wisconsin Ag Connection 8/17/10
Quoted: Sheri Nelson, BS ’09 Agricultural Journalism

Renowned UW-Madison biochemist dead at 92
Wisconsin Agriculturist 8/17/10
Mentioned: Henry Lardy, Biochemistry
Quoted: Betty Craig, Biochemistry

Wheat a boon for local farmers
The Sauk Prairie Eagle 8/18/10
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Nelson is Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Communications Coordinator
Agri-View 8/18/10
Mentioned: Sheri Nelson, BS ’09 Agricultural Journalism

Organic seed business owner optimistic about continued growth of industry
Agri-View 8/18/10
Mentioned: Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Get more out of your garden with edible ornamentals
Agri-View 8/18/10
Mentioned: Susan Mahr, Horticulture

Alumni tailgate party set for Sept. 18
The Country Today 8/18/10
Mentioned: WALSAA
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Saving fuel topic of field day
The Country Today 8/18/10
Quoted: Matt Digman, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Angus, Simmental top open beef show
The Country Today 8/18/10
Quoted: Kelli Retallick, Animal Science undergraduate student

Sheep festival kicks off Sept. 10 in Jefferson
Wisconsin Agriculturist 8/18/10
Quoted: Todd Taylor, Animal Science

Urban horticulture field day
Isthmus 8/19/10
Mentioned: UW West Madison Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Bringing hops production back to Wisconsin
The Sauk Prairie Eagle 8/19/10
Quoted: James Altweis, MS ’99 Horticulture

Ag practices likely to change with climate
Baraboo News Republic 8/20/10
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Of Interest

American tradition and rural innovation at the Wisconsin State Fair
The White House Blog 8/12/10

Racine-caught brown trout recognized as world record
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/17/10

Family Line: Keep food safety in mind at farmers markets
Green Bay Press Gazette 8/18/10

The air we breathe: Dairy air
Green Bay Press Gazette 8/18/10