CALS in the News for the Week of April 27-May 3

In the News:
Mounting Body of Research on Cranberry Bioactives Further Supports the Fruit’s Whole Body Health Benefits
Wall Street Journal 4/26/2013
Mentioned: Dhanansayan Shanmuganayagam, Animal Science

Are we graduating the right graduates?
Hoard’s Dairyman 4/25/2013
Quoted: Michel Wattiaux, Dairy Science

VIDEO: Howards Grove’s Abbey Thiel helped create Gilly’s drive-in new burger recipe
Sheboygan Press 4/26/2013
Quoted: Abbey Thiel, Student, Food Science

Ginseng, dairy feed among Wisconsin products headed for China
The Country Today 4/30/2013
Mentioned: Babcock Institute

UW_Madison Animal Science Department honored
Agri-View 5/2/2013
Mentioned: Tom Crenshaw, Animal Science
Mentioned: Kate Vandenbosch, CALS Dean

UW-Madison Saddle & Sirloin Badger Bonanza Lamb Show on May 5
Agri-View 5/2/2013
Mentioned: Saddle & Sirloin Club

Dairy industry rings in Earth Day with announcements and awards
Agri-View 5/2/2013
Quoted: Molly Jahn, Genetics

10th annual Ride to Farm invites riders and pledges
Wisconsin State Farmer 5/2/2013
Mentioned: Wisconsin School for Beginning Dairy and Livestock Farmers

WALSAA Honors UW-Madison CALS Students
Wisconsin Ag Connection 5/3/2013
Mentioned: Wisconsin Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association
Mentioned: Kelsey Corrigan, Student, Biology
Mentioned: James Patrick Downey, Student, Animal Science
Mentioned: Rachel Dvorak, Student, Biochemistry
Mentioned: Abigail Gadbois, Student, Genetics
Mentioned: Taylor Holterman, Student, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: William Maes, Student, Genetics
Mentioned: Joseph Mueller, Student, Biology
Mentioned: Patricia Paskov, Student, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: William Peasley, Student, Agricultural Business Management
Mentioned: Logan Wells, Student, Forest Science

Of Interest:
Declining Bee Populations Pose A Threat to Global Agriculture
Environment 360 4/30/2013

Southeastern Wisconsin farmers markets
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 4/30/2013

USDA and EPA Release New Report on Honey Bee Health
USDA Newsroom 5/2/2013