CALS in the News for the Week of December 7-13

In the News:

2013: CALS Year in Review
CALS News 12/09/2013
Mentioned: CALS

CALS Researchers developing novel treatment for septic shock
CALS News 12/09/2013
Quoted: Mark Cook, Animal Science
Quoted: Jordan Sand, Animal Science

Real World Smart – Video
CALS News 12/08/2013
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

What to look for in improved grass varieties – Audio
CALS News 12/13/2013
Quoted: Dan Undersander, Agronomy

On Brink Of ‘Dairy Cliff,’ Wisconsin Looks To Congress For New Farm Bill
Wisconsin Public Radio News 12/09/2013
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Vermont’s Commonwealth Dairy Doubling On Greek, In-Pouch Yogurts
Forbes 12/10/2013
Quoted: Thomas Moffit, alumnus, Bacteriology

Earth Stew is hooked on compost
Isthmus 12/12/2013
Quoted: Joanne Tooley, alumnus, Landscape Architecture

Wisconsin Assembly committee to convene climate science panel behind closed doors 12/10/2013
Mentioned: Michelle Miller, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Milk Costs Most in 6 Years as Law Delay Risks More Gains
Bloomberg 12/12/2013
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Bormanns are Youth Farm Achievement winners
Agri News 12/12/2013
Quoted: Nancy Bormann, alumnus, Soil Science

Sun Burst Dairy Creates Its Own Future
Wisconsin Agriculturalist 12/12/2013
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Cory Brown, alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

Simple containment controls lacking in two huge 2013 manure spills
Wisconsin State Journal 12/08/2013
Quoted: Rebecca Larson, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

New 3-million-gallon manure digester has robust spill controls, county says
Wisconsin State Journal 12/10/2013
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Of Interest:

FDA hopes to curb antibiotic use on farms
CNN Health 12/12/2013

USDA, Navy Expand Farm-to-Fleet Biofuels Program
Wisconsin Agriculturalist 12/12/2013

Political Fight on Farm Aid and Food Stamps Hits Home in the Delta
The New York Times 12/10/2013

Research Confirms Consumers Want More Food Info
Wisconsin Agriculturalist 12/11/2013

2013 crop year was one of extremes
Wisconsin State Farmer 12/11/2013