CALS in the News for the Week of October 5-11

In the News:

UW’s bug-eating advocate Gene DeFoliart had global impact
CALS News 10/10/2013
Quoted: Gene DeFoliart, emeritus, Entomology

Newly Funded Research May Help Squash Major Cranberry Pest
Wisconsin Public Radio News 10/09/2013
Mentioned: Shawn Steffan, Entomology

Farmers “confused” about climate change (Audio)
CALS News 10/11/2013
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Harvest considerations for variable soybean maturity
Agri-View 10/09/2013
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

PDPW to Hold Dairy Feed & Nutrition Conference
Wisconsin Ag Connection 10/08/2013
Mentioned: Randy Shaver, Dairy Science

Dairy “Showcase” set for Oct. 29th
CALS News 10/10/2013
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

WAALSA elects new directors, raises $28,000 at Football Fire-Up
Agri-View 10/09/2013
Mentioned: Kim Jones, alumnus, Dairy Science, Agricultural Journalism
Mentioned: Bob Behnke, alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Robb Bender, alumnus, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Marjorie Stieve, alumnus, Agricultural Journalism
Mentioned: Karen Lee, alumnus, Dairy Science, Agricultural Journalism
Mentioned: Jenny Dierickx, alumnus, Agricultural Journalism

Conference Examines Impact of Farmer Co-ops
Wisconsin Ag Connection 10/07/2013
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, Agronomy and Genetics

National Conference examines impacts of global and domestic trends, consumer-drive markets on farmer co-ops
Agri-View 10/09/2013
Mentioned: Molly Jahn, Agronomy and Genetics

Looking before you leap, failing fast, and the path to the commercialization of technology
CALS News 10/10/2013
Quoted: Doug Weibel, Biochemistry

Krull, Danhoff Earn Dairy Expo Honors
Wisconsin Ag Connection 10/07/2013
Mentioned: Jason Danhoff, alumnus, Dairy Science

Fall soil sampling challenging prospect?
Agri-View 10/09/2013
Mentioned: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science

Farm bill or no farm bill? Experts differ of speculation of whether legislation will be approved
The Country Today 10/07/2013
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Of Interest:

Shutdown means no new beer from craft brewers
Yahoo News 10/09/2013

Chase the Wisconsin cheese trail
USA Today 10/09/2013

3-D food printing emerges at SWSX Eco
Kxan 10/07/2013

Jim Rogers: Skip the MBA, get an agriculture degree
CNBC 10/04/2013

More than 500 petition Eau Claire to allow beekeeping 10/08/2013

What is a Master Gardener?
Green Side Up 10/07/2013