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CALS in the News for the Week of September 28-October 4

In the News:

Wisconsin dairy industry’s global vision is in sharp focus
Wisconsin State Journal 10/03/2013
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Wisconsin dairy exports grow more than 20 percent 10/03/2013
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Cherries, apples, grapes – A visit to the Peninsular ARS (Audio)
CALS News 9/27/2013
Quoted: Matt Stasiak, Agricultural Research Stations
Mentioned: Peninsular Agricultural Research Station

A Visit to the West Madison Agricultural Research Station (Audio)
CALS News 10/04/2013
Quoted: Thomas Wright, Agricultural Research Stations
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Prions in plants? New Concerns Regarding Chronic Wasting Disease
PR Watch 10/03/2013
Quoted: Michael Samuel, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

A fresh approach to fighting hunger
Knowledge Powers Wisconsin 9/23/2013
Mentioned: Matt Ruark, Soil Science
Mentioned: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture

UW-Madison Launches National Ag Innovation Prize
Wisconsin Farm Babe 10/01/2013
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, Agronomy and Genetics

UW-Madison launches national Agricultural Innovation Prize
CALS News 10/02/2013
Quoted: Molly Jahn, Agronomy and Genetics

Nicki Anderson: Food trends for the coming year
NappervilleSun 10/01/2013
Quoted: Dani Bachar, alumnus, Nutritional Science

Students become ‘Scientists for a Day’
The Portage Daily Register 9/23/2013
Mentioned: Prairie Du Sac, Agricultural Research Station

Of Interest:

Comment Ban Sets Off Debate
The New York Times 9/30/2013

Of Goats and Gardens: Making Sense of Urban Agriculture in LA
Wisconsin Public Radio News 10/04/2013

Jerry Davis: Three-year study focused on grassland bird conservation 9/30/2013

Thank Bees
Reedsburg Times-Press 10/04/2013

Area crops seeing better corn yields
The Waunakee Tribune 10/03/2013

Wisconsin — Agriculture  officials warn of cattle disease
Beloit Daily News 10/03/2013