CALS in the News for the Week of June 25-29

In the News

Mike Austin’s Ag Report 6/27/12
Channel 5 Green Bay WFRV-TV
Quoted: John Mochon, Agronomy

How to beat the heat? Officials urge finding ways to cool off in sizzling temps
Wisconsin State Journal 6/27/2012
Quoted: Phil Pellitteri, Entomology

UW-Madison scientists create low-acrylamide potato lines
Agri-View 6/27/2012
Quoted: Jiming Jiang, Horticulture

Cropp: The Slowdown in Milk Production Will Help Prices
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/28/2012
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Two types of cutworms causing trouble in Wisconsin fields
Agri-View 6/27/2012
Quoted: Eileen Cullen, Entomology

ABS Global Introduces 2012 Summer Interns
Wisconsin Agriculturist 6/28/2012
Mentioned: 3 CALS undergraduate students

Rural poverty in Wisconsin likely to increase
Podcals (audio) 6/29/2012
Featured: Leann Tigges & Katherine Curtis, Community and Environmental Sociology

Of Interest

Where Should We Be Now With Corn Yield Expectations?
Farmdoc Daily 6/26/2012

The real cost of an enviable lawn
Bloomberg 6/21/2012

Drought Threatens U.S. food prices
Washington Post 6/27/2012