CALS in the News for the Week of October 19-25

In the News:

The Improbable French Buddies
The New York Times 10/21/2013
Quoted: Sean Carroll, Genetics

Marshall FFA attends State FIRE Conference
The Courier 10/23/2013
Mentioned: CALS

Tammy Baldwin Visits with UW-Madison Faculty
Wisconsin Public Radio 10/22/2013
Pictured: Cameron Currie, Bacteriology

Kluever brings home the beef from World Beef Expo
Agri-View 10/23/2013
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course

Extension: Frost Can Create Prussic Acid with Forage Sorghum
Wisconsin Ag Connection 10/21/2013
Mentioned: Dan Undersander, Agronomy

WARF Innovation Award winners offer a better oat, infection disrupter
UW-Madison News 10/18/2013
Quoted: John Mochon, Agronomy

How much is that bossy in the window? (Audio)
CALS News 10/23/2013
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

Moving in or moving out? A 60-year, county-by-county look at net migration.
CALS News 10/23/2013
Quoted: Dan Veroff, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Katherine Curtis, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Jim Beaudoin, Community and Environmental Sociology

Biofuel Mimicry
The Scientist 10/01/2013
Quoted: Cameron Currie, Bacteriology
Quoted: Frank Aylward, graduate student, Bacteriology

Media advisory: Potato Variety Harvest Expo Oct. 30-31 at Hancock Ag Research Station
CALS News 10/25/2013
Mentioned: Felix Navarro, Agricultural Research Stations
Mentioned: A.J. Bussan, Horticulture
Mentioned:Jeff Endelman, Horticulture
Mentioned: Bryan Bowen, Agricultural Research Stations
Mentioned: Rhinelander Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Hancock Agricultural Research Station

Amid a late harvest and low corn prices, farmers wait on Congress 10/21/2013
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

UW-Madison Dairy Science Department To Host Showcase Oct. 29
Wisconsin Agriculturist 10/21/2013
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

Of Interest:

USDA Celebrates National Farm To School Month
USDA 10/22/2013

Wisconsin Extension food tour touts economic, health benefits of local foods
The Daily News 10/21/2013

On Wisconsin: Putting the culture back in agriculture
Wisconsin State Journal 10/06/2013

Cattle toll from blizzard could reach six figures
Midwest Producer 10/16/2013

Gov. Walker Presents DOT Grant to Support Organic Valley Expansion
Wisconsin Farm Report 10/25/2013