CALS in the News for the Week of December 28-January 3

In the News:

You name it: Help us create CALS’ 125th anniversary ice cream
eCALS 1/02/2014
Mentioned: CALS

Wisconsin farmers end a good year, look ahead to 2014 – Audio
CALS News 1/03/2014
Quoted: Ed Jesse, Agricultural and Applied Economics

New technology could help crops thrive in crowded fields
Agri-View 1/01/2014
Quoted: Richard Vierstra, Genetics

UW shares new soil fertility guidelines for managed pastures
Agri-View 1/01/2014
Mentioned: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science
Mentioned: Kevin Shelley, Horticulture

WCO hires McGinnis as executive director
Agri-View 1/01/2014
Mentioned: Maria McGinnis, alumnus, Agricultural Journalism

Friend of farmer, Stute, takes new job
BDN Connection 12/30/2013
Quoted: Jim Stute, alumnus, Agronomy

Word of the Year — Science: Fact vs. Fiction
The Blog 12/31/2013
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Perché siamo tutti troll: modeste proposte per autoregolamentare i forconisti del web
Corriere Della Sera 12/18/2013
Mentioned: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Cattle abuse video puts spotlight on Wisconsin’s mega farms
Journal Sentinel 12/28/2013
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Bruce Jones, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Ag group that wants to build Evansville complex hires executive director
Wisconsin State Journal 12/24/2013
Mentioned: Nicole Reese, Agricultural Education

Real Science Initiative Grant Winners
World Dairy Diary 12/31/2013
Mentioned: Heather White, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Dale Schoeller, Nutritional Sciences

For The Earth Corp: Hooked on compost
4-traders 12/30/2013
Quoted: Joanne Tooley, alumnus, Landscape Architecture

Of Interest:

Wisconsin’s cheese road de-icer whets appetite of national media
The Cap Times 12/20/2013

Here’s How Young Farmers Looking For Land Are Getting Creative
Wisconsin Public Radio News 12/31/2013

3 Finalists Announced In Search For Next UW System President
Wisconsin Public Radio News 1/02/2013

Life-Threatening Cold Air to Grip Wisconsin
Farm Report 1/03/2014

Why Spicy Is the Most Profitable New Trend in Food
Time 1/03/2014

Up-and-down growing season, raw milk trial top 2013 agricultural stories
Wisconsin State Journal 12/2/2013

Scientists help farmers make dairies green
Yahoo Finance 1/01/2014