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CALS in the News for the week of June 2-6


Scientists capture most detailed images yet of tiny cellular machines
UW-Madison News 6/2/2014
Quoted: Samuel Butcher, Biochemistry
Quoted: David Brow, Biochemistry

25 ways to milk National Dairy Month for all it’s worth
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 6/6/2014
Mentioned: Babcock Dairy Store

Wisconsin’s China policy: Dairy State looks east for opportunities
Madison InBusiness 6/2014
Quoted: Karen Nielsen, UW-Madison Babcock Institute
Quoted: Kimberlee Burrington, UW-Madison Center for Dairy Research

The impact of flooding on corn growth and yield
Wisconsin State Farmer 6/2/2014
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Some soybean growers face tough decisions
Agri-View 6/2/2014
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

How to tame the wild milk market: Award-winning website helps farmers make informed decisions
Agri-View 6/2/2014
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

The “CALS 125th” – Video
WMMB – Wisconsin Dairy Network
Quoted: Dean Kate VandenBosch, CALS
Quoted: James Downey, Student, Animal Science

Science on Tap — Minocqua to look at mining in the Penokee Range June 5
Star Journal 6/3/2014
Mentioned: Dominic Parker, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Kemp Natural Resources Station
Mentioned: Trout Lake Station

Scientists, engineers to hold public discussion in northern Wisconsin
Minneapolis Star Tribune 6/1/2014
Mentioned: Dominic Parker, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Gogebic Taconite mine proposal is topic of meeting
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 6/1/2014
Mentioned: Dominic Parker, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Scientists, engineers to hold mining discussion
Channel3000-WISC-TV Madison 6/1/2014
Mentioned: Dominic Parker, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Experts speak with the public about a proposed Wisconsin mine
Upper Michigan Source 6/2/2014
Mentioned: Dominic Parker, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Botham Vineyards in Barneveld celebrating 25 years
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 6/3/2014
Quoted: Sarah Botham, Life Sciences Communication

A look at direct from farm marketing – Audio
CALS News 6/6/2014
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

In a sea of turfgrass, an island of corn
CALS News 6/2/2014
Quoted: Dustin Eilert, Agronomy


Future Female Agricultural Scientists Empowered
SPY Ghana 6/6/2014

Regional Conservation Partnership Program in the Farm Bill
Agri-View 6/2/2014

Farm bill: The Margin Protection Program dashboard
Dairy Herd Management 5/1/2014

USDA funding to develop Farm Bill educational tools
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier