CALS in the News: September 6-10, 2010

News Items

Milk prices increase over summer
Pierce County Herald 9/5/10
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Prion disease, Zoonosis Risks & school lunch program
Opposing Views 9/5/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison Agriculture and Life Sciences

Get wheat seed ordered early
Agri-View 9/9/10
Mentioned: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

SweeTango at core of apple war
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 9/9/10
Mentioned: HyRed Cranberry developed by CALS

USDA dairy committees could strengthen global market
Agri-View 9/9/10
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Zimmer focused on soil health through mineral balance
Agri-View 9/9/10
Quoted: Gary Zimmer, BS’68 Meat and Animal Science

Once-a-year opportunity: enroll in humane officer training
Agri-View 9/9/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison Farms

GROWMARK names scholarship winners
Agri-View 9/9/10
Mentioned: Anna Bethmann, Life Science Communications undergraduate
Mentioned: Jacquelyn Seelow, Animal Science undergraduate
Mentioned: Ashley Veldhuizen, Agricultural Education undergraduate

Dairy Forage Research Farm receives grant for education
Agri-View 9/9/10
Mentioned: UW-Madison Agricultural Research Stations

The Decades Study: a look at history to determine the history of soybeans
Agri-View 9/9/10
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Quoted: Scott Rowntree, Agronomy graduate student

UW to focus on sustainability, partnerships
Agri-View 9/9/10
Quoted: Molly Jahn, CALS dean
Mentioned: Agriculture Research Station

Keifer to head NFMC’s New Dairy Workers Initiative
Agri-View 9/9/10
Mentioned: CALS

Wisconsin Pork Producers to attend legislative conference
Wisconsin Ag Connection 9/10/10
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, CALS dean

Of Interest

Eat local, give local: Gardeners grow tons of produce for food pantries
The Cap times 9/8/10

Falls now most common injury in state
Agri-View 9/9/10

Would You Eat Genetically Altered Meat?
Time NewsFeed 9/8/2010

State cranberry growers expected to harvest bountiful crop
Wisconsin Agriculturist 9/10/10