CALS in the News for the week of April 5-11

In the News:

Produce prices might mean new markets, new gardeners
GazetteXtra 4/06/14
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Best of The Gazette, April 8: Frozen pipes, produce prices and a tough loss
GazetteXtra 4/08/14
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Healthy Easter a way to get kids to prize fruit over chocolate eggs
Wisconsin State Journal
Quoted: Susan Nitzke, emeritus, Nutritional Sciences

Five UW undergrads win prestigious national scholarships
Mentioned: Anna-Lisa Doebley, undergraduate, Genetics
Mentioned: Rachel Dvorak, undergraduate, Biochemistry

Tim Eisele: UW professor celebrates passenger pigeon, laments its extinction
Quoted: Stan Temple, emeritus, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Wisconsin beer, brats threatened by EU trade deal
The Badger Herald 4/10/14
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Research
Quoted: Kyle Stiegert, Agricultural and Applied Economics

UW Slow Food’s simple family dinners offer seasonal dining for just $5 apiece
77 Square 4/10/14
Mentioned: Slow Food, student organization

Student sustainability leader wins Udall scholarship
UW News 4/09/14
Mentioned: F.H. King Students for Sustainable Agriculture, student organization

Wisconsin: Schreiber Adds Facility in Richland Center
Ag Web 4/07/14
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Bucky’s Butchery v. 2.0: Students brainstorm ideas for new campus meat shop
eCALS 4/06/14
Mentioned: Animal Science

Snapshot Wisconsin will use crowdsourcing to help ID animals in trail camera pics
eCALS 4/07/14
Quoted: Phil Townsend, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Recent sightings: Science Expeditions and a campus fox
eCALS 4/07/14
Mentioned: Sevie Kenyon, CALS Communication Program
Mentioned: Heidi Ann Horn, Bacteriology

Improvements in corn production – Audio
CALS News 4/11/14
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Scienctists firm up origin of cold-adapted yeasts that make cold beer
Science 2.0  4/10/14
Quoted: Chris Hittinger, Genetics
Quoted: David Peris, postdoctoral student, Genetics

An overview of the National Magnetic Resonance Facility at Madison
CALS News 4/08/14
Mentioned: Biochemistry

Of Interest:

Chicago Restaurant Debuts $100 Grilled Cheese Sandwich 4/10/14

DNR Says It Will Try Harder To Engage Public Regarding Deer Experiments
Wisconsin Public Radio 4/10/14

Disease that killed millions of insect-eating bats has now hit Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Journal 4/10/14

Cosmic events jump from the screen in 3-D at WID
UW News 4/08/14