CALS in the News for the Week of December 19-23

In the News

Invasive Species in Song
Interlochen Public Radio Audio 12/16/2011
Quoted: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Biz Beat: Walker’s budget cuts are costing state private jobs, report warns
The Capital Times 12/21/2011
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Cropp: Dairy Farmers Should Watch Output & Exports in 2012
Wisconsin Ag Connection 12/22/2011
Quoted: Robert Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

New Online Tool Designed to Help Producers with Milk Quality
Wisconsin Ag Connection 12/22/2011
Quoted: Doug Reinemann, Biological Systems Engineering
Quoted: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

Tips to avoid winter weight gain
Agri-View 12/22/2011
Quoted: Susan Nitzke, Nutritional Sciences

Rotation effect, N fertilizer on oats eyed
Agri-View 12/22/2011
Mentioned: Matt Ruark, Soil Science

Wis. gov. has hard time living up to jobs pledge
Chicago Tribune 12/22/2011
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Agronomy Update Meetings on tap
Agri-View 12/22/2011
Mentioned: Department of Agronomy

Of Interest

A major step forward in the drought tolerance of crops
Unversity of California-Riverside 12/19/2011

DNR Begins Planning After Wolf Delisting Announcement
Wisconsin Ag Connection 12/22/2011

U.S. survey helps shed light on forest-damaging bug
Wall Street Journal 12/23/2011

More young people see opportunity in farming
CBS News 12/21/2011