CALS in the News for the Week of April 20-26

In the News

Intriguing Science Art from the University of Wisconsin
Smithsonian 4/19/2013
Quoted: Ahna Skop, Genetics

OSHA investigates grain bin death of Milton man
Wisconsin State Journal 4/24/2013
Mentioned: Cheryl Skjolaas, Farm Safety Specialist, UW Center for Agricultural Safety and Health

New science poised to bring back lost species
Wisconsin State Journal 4/26/2013
Quoted: Stanley Temple, Professor Emeritus, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

New State-Federal Plan Opens Way for Wisconsin Seed Potato Exports
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection 4/26/2013
Mentioned: CALS Department of Plant Pathology

Professor Profile: Jack Kloppenburg
Daily Cardinal 4/21/2013
Quoted: Jack Kloppenburg, Community and Environmental Sociology

Expo Announces New Trade Show Employees
World Dairy Diary 4/23/2013
Mentioned: Susan Orth, Alumna, Animal Science and Agricultural Journalism
Mentioned: Crystal McNett, Alumna, Dairy Science and Agricultural Journalism

22nd Annual Governor’s Blue Ribbon Meat Products Auction set for Aug. 6
Agri-View 4/24/2013
Mentioned: CALS Department of Animal Science

The best corn planting dates are yet to come
Agri-View 4/25/2013
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Soybean yield contest announced
Agri-View 4/25/2013
Mentioned: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

How much nitrate left?
Agri-View 4/25/2013
Mentioned: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science

Post-drought management tips for hay ground, pasture
Agri-View 4/25/2013
Quoted: Mark Renz, Agronomy
Mentioned: Dan Undersander, Agronomy

Conley thinks winter wheat still okay in cold, soggy fields
Agri-View 4/25/2013
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Of Interest

What Do the Birders Know?
The New York Times 4/19/2013

Cattle Waste Feeds New Profits for Dairy Farmer
Bloomberg 4/24/2013