CALS in the News for the Week of May 25-31

In the News:

Student inventors graduate, pick up patents
USA Today 5/27/2013
Mentioned: Justin Vannieuwenhoven, Student, Biological Systems Engineering

2013 ASM Lifetime Achievement Award Laureate
American Society for Microbiology
Mentioned: Julian Davies, PhD, former Microbiology faculty

Wisconsin State Fair attracts all kinds of bakers
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 5/28/2013
Mentioned: Food Science undergraduate competitive team

Chinese company to buy parent company of Patrick Cudahy
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 5/29/2013
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal Science

Dandelions more numerous this spring
Channel 3000 5/28/2013
Quoted: Doug Soldat, Soil Science

Experts Warn of Ticks as Summer Approaches
NBC26 5/28/2013
Quoted: Phil Pellitteri, Entomology

National Dairy Shrine to Honor Dr. Bob Cropp with Pioneer Award
Wisconsin Ag Connection 5/29/2013
Mentioned: Robert Cropp, Emeritus, Dairy Profitability

UW-Madison to host Global Soil Carbon Conference June 3-6
Agri-View 5/29/2013
Mentioned: Alfred Hartemink, Soil Science

Madison to host ACS 30th anniversary: In a Dairy State of Mind
Agri-View 5/29/2013
Mentioned: Bob Bradley, Emeritus, Food Science
Mentioned: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Mentioned: Luis Jimenez-Maroto, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Arnoldo Lopez-Hernandez, Food Science

Summertime is home food preservation time
Agri-View 5/29/2013
Mentioned: Paola Flores, Graduate Student, Food Science

Farming with chronic pain: tips that can help
Agri-View 5/29/2013
Mentioned: AgrAbility

Of Interest:

Rogue Oregon Wheat Inflames Foes of Gene-Altered Crops
Bloomberg 5/30/2013

Shuanghui Agrees to Acquire Smithfield Foods for $4.72b
Bloomberg 5/29/2013

In Europe, Monsanto Backing Away From GMO Crops
Huffington Post 5/31/2013

Farming helps bring peace to veteran
Capital Press 5/28/2013

Animal rights group cries foul over UW request to block public records access
The Cap Times 5/26/2013