CALS in the News – Sept. 27-Oct. 1

New cranberry products rolling out
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 9/28/2010
Mentioned: Babcock Dairy Store
Quoted: Jonathan D. Smith, MS ‘89 – Horticulture, PHD ‘93 – Horticulture

Dairy Programs Reduce Volatility, But…
Dairy Talk Blog 9/30/2010
Mentioned:  Mark Stephenson,  Ag & Applied Economics

Black bears migrating in Minnesota and Wisconsin
KARE11 TV 9/22/2010
Quoted: Karl Malcolm, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: Tim Van Deelen, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
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Even with current high prices, don’t sell lighter-weight lambs too cheap
Agri-View 9/29/10
Mentioned: Dave Thomas, Animal Science

Shepherd’s proverbial quandary: what weight to sell lambs?
Agri-View 9/29/10
Quoted: Dave Thomas, Animal Science

Wisconsin Native to be honored with soil science award
Wisconsin Ag Connection 9/24/10
Mentioned: Lee Sommers, MS ’69, PhD ’71 Soil Science

UW-Madison wins intercollegiate dairy cattle judging contest
Wisconsin Agriculturist 9/30/10
Mentioned: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science

Of Interest

Women’s Ag Leadership Summit planned Oct. 22
Agri-View 9/29/10

Women’s Ag Leadership summit planned Oct. 22
Wisconsin Agriculturist

Showing Jerseys runs deep in Riebe ‘pedigree’
Agri-View 9/29/10

Bark beetles may kill trees, but that my not raise fire risk
LA Times 9/26/10

UW third research spender nationally
Badger Herald 9/28/10

Exploring clean energy in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Agriculturist

Report casts world’s rivers in ‘crisis state’
US News & World Report 10/1/10