CALS in the News for the Week of Jan. 31 – Feb. 4

In the News

Columbus Colonel leads Agribusiness Development Team to Afghanistan
Agri-View 2/3/2011
Quoted: Darrel Feucht, CALS alum

The Best Deal – Grocery Shopping Price Comparisons 2/2/2011
Quoted: Kyle Stiegert, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Potterton to Head Prospective Student Services at CALS
Wisconsin Ag Connection 1/26/2011
Mentioned: Jessie Potterton, Undergrad Programs and Services

Logging industry survey planned
The Country Today 1/2/2011 (online subscription required)
Quoted: Mark Rickenbach, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

PEPS contest winners to be honored
The Country Today 2/2/2011 (online subscription required)
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Big career fair at Kohl Center Jan. 25 for UW students, alumni
The Cap Times 1/21/2011
Quoted: Maria McGinnis, CALS Career Advisor

Midwest School for Beginning Apple Growers offered in March
Agri-View 2/2/2011
Quoted: John Hendrickson, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Of Interest

Veterinarian Cautions: Know What You’re Feeding Your Livestock
Wisconsin Agriculturist 1/31/2011

Chinese corn imports forecast to soar
Financial Times 2/4/2011

Mexico, cradle of corn, finds its noble grain under assault
McClatchey 2/2/2011

France, FAO see food crisis risk as prices soar
Reuters 2/4/2011