CALS in the News for the Week of November 7-11

In the News

Uganda: Class creates awareness of needs abroad and at home
Wisconsin State Journal 11/6/2011
Quoted: Chris Pearce, CALS undergraduate student
Quoted: Yejin Eun, CALS graduate student
Mentioned: James Ntambi, Biochemistry
Mentioned: John Ferrick, International Programs

Michael Bell named director of Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
UW News 11/11/2011
Quoted: Michael Bell, Community & Environmental Sociology, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Number of youth hunters up, but not enough to offset losses
Wausau Daily Herald 11/5/2011
Quoted: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Organic Isn’t Always Safer When It Comes To Botulism
NPR 11/7/2011
Quoted: Eric Johnson, Bacteriology

Satellite technology enables rapid, accurate mapping of forest harvest in upper Midwest
UW News 11/9/2011
Quoted: Mutlu Ozdogan, Forest & Wildlife Ecology

UW’s Global Health Institute about more than meds and surgery
Wisconsin State Journal 11/6/2011
Mentioned: Jeremy Foltz, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Biochemist Har Gobind Khorana, whose UW work earned the Nobel Prize, dies
UW News 11/11/2011
Quoted: Aseem Ansari, Biochemistry
Mentioned: Ken Shapiro, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Profitability dips as milk prices fall
The Country Today 11/9/2011 (subscription; search Stephenson)
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Milk price moves lower on strong production, soft sales

The Country Today 11/9/2011 (subscription; search Cropp)
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Lauer thinks agronomy good career
Agri-View 11/11/2011
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Does it pay to cover silage bags?
Agri-View 11/11/2011
Mentioned: Richard Muck, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Brian Holmes, Biological Systems Engineering

Amid construction, UW-Madison protects 70-year-old works
Isthmus 11/10/2011
Mentioned: Curry murals in Biochemistry Building

UW Farm Short Course to Hold Preview Days
Wisconsin Ag Connection 11/8/2011
Quoted: Ted Halbach, Farm & Industry Short Course Director

Dairy nutrition and modeling workshop slated
Dairy Herd Management 11/8/2011
Mentioned: Randy Shaver, Dairy Science

Cropp sees lower but still good milk prices in 2012
Agri-News 11/9/2011
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Hospitals make an economic impact
Beaver Dam Daily Citizen 11/7/2011
Mentioned: Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics study

Of Interest

DNR official says predator population in Wisconsin at all-time high
The Lakeland Times 11/4/2011

Wood-Fire Boilers Cause for Concern
Ashland Current 11/3/2011

Madison Company Growing on Green Jet Fuel

WISC-TV 3 11/7/2011

On Campus: EPA administrator to visit University of Wisconsin-Madison
Wisconsin State Journal 11/10/2011

USDA Cuts Corn-Production Forecast, Again
The Wall Street Journal 11/10/2011 (subscription)