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CALS in the News for the Week of September 27-October 3

In the News:

The Sweet Sound of Fermentation Fest
Madison magazine 10/1/14
Quoted: Michael Bell, Community and Environmental Sociology and the Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Latino population up 74% in Wisconsin, UW-Madison study shows 10/1/14
Mentioned: Applied Population Laboratory
Quoted: David Long, Community and Environmental Sociology

The Amazing Race 25, Episode 1: UW-Madison grad students Maya and Amy seek to shatter stereotypes about scientists
Isthmus 9/29/14
Quoted: Amy DeJong, graduate student, Food Science
Quoted: Maya Warren, graduate student, Food Science

Bon Bree Brick Comes Back From the Brink
Cheese Underground 9/28/14
Mentioned: Larry Meiller, alumnus, Meat and Animal Sciences and Agricultural Journalism
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Frugal dairy farmers not expected to spend extra cash at World Dairy Expo
Wisconsin State Journal 9/30/14
Quoted: Bruce Jones, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Demand for land for dairies likely to keep rent prices high
The Country Today 9/29/14
Quoted: Bruce Jones, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Cropp: Positive Dairy Margins Ahead, Even with Declining Milk Prices
Ag Web 9/29/14
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Wisconsin ag grows through Great Recession
The Country Today 9/29/14
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

CALS and co-ops occupy Oemichen’s October schedule
Agri-View 10/1/14
Mentioned: CALS

AGvocate of the Week: Cory Brown
Agri-View 10/1/14
Quoted: Cory Brown, alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

Cover Crop Field Day Slated for October 8 in Arlington
Wisconsin Ag Connection 10/1/14
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Organic Vegetable Field Dairy Planned for October 21
Wisconsin Ag Connection 10/2/14
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Technology, data give farmers an edge 10/2/14
Mentioned: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Hungry for more: University-community partnership seeks healthy food for all
CALS News 9/29/14
Quoted: Steve Ventura, Soil Science
Quoted: Monica White, Community and Environmental Sociology

O.J. Noer Turfgrass Research Education Facility
CALS News 9/29/14
Mentioned: O.J. Noer Turfgrass Research Education Facility

Join UW-Madison CALS for “Science of Supper Clubs” on Oct. 17
CALS News 9/30/14
Quoted: Kate VandenBosch, Dean

South Africa: Team effort in the Eastern Cape
eCALS 9/29/14
Mentioned: Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
Quoted: Michael Bell, Community and Environmental Sociology
Quoted: Randy Jackson, Agronomy
Quoted: Alexa Statz, undergraduate student, Life Sciences Communication

Of Interest:

World Dairy Expo in Madison takes attendees on virtual farm tours
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 10/1/14

Farms Raise Concern Over Proposed Changes To Clean Water Act Enforcement
Wisconsin Public Radio 10/2/14

Europeans holding firm in quest to force American cheeses to come up with new names
Wisconsin State Journal 10/2/14

Federal grant awarded for organic tomato research led by Purdue
Purdue Extension