CALS in the News for the Week of October 25-31

In the News:

State milk production breaks record for fifth straight month
Wisconsin State Journal 10/27/14
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Wisconsin milk production has record September
WMTV 10/27/14
Mentioned: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics

What’s the buzz? Midwest farmers offered federal aid to support bees
Wisconsin State Journal 10/30/14
Quoted: P.J. Liesch, Entomology

USP abuzz with ‘Beyond the Hive’ exhibit, activities 10/30/14
Mentioned: Claudio Gratton, Entomology

UW-Madison Dairy Science Showcase to be held Nov. 6
Agri-View 10/29/14
Mentioned: Department of Dairy Science

Technology, data give farmers an edge
Coulee News 10/30/14
Mentioned: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

More UW research reveals shredlage benefit
Agri-View 10/29/14
Mentioned: Randy Shaver, Dairy Science

Wisconsin farmers host southeast Asia grain and feed buyers
Agri-View 10/29/14
Mentioned: CALS

Book Signing with Jerry Apps
Peninsula Pulse 10/31/14
Mentioned: Jerry Apps, emeritus

ANRE Conference honors Wisconsin’s ag specialists
Agri-View 10/28/14
Mentioned: Julie Scharm, Program Assistant

SSFC approves SPILL’s budget, hears F.H. King’s budget proposal
The Badger Herald 10/31/14
Mentioned: F.H. King Students for Sustainable Agriculture, student organization

Innovations Could Feed the Hungry, Streamline Drug Production
Product Design and Development 10/27/14
Quoted: Richard Vierstra, Genetics
Mentioned: Aurelie Rakotondrafara, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Ashok Sundramoorthy, graduate student, Biological Systems Engineering

What color is your carrot? – Audio
CALS News 10/31/14
Quoted: Shelby Ellison, Horticulture

Hunger and poverty in Wisconsin, county by county
CALS News 10/28/14
Mentioned: Katherine Curtis, Applied Population Laboratory and Community and Environmental Sociology

Two CALS research teams win WARF Innovation Awards
CALS News 10/27/14
Quoted: Aurelie Rakotondrafara, Plant Pathology
Quoted: Richard Vierstra, Genetics

Of Interest:

Cash For Halloween Candy? Dentists’ Buyback Program Is Booming
NPR 10/31/14

Local Food for the Military
The New York Times 10/26/14

Halloween Inspired Meals Feature Wisconsin Cheeses
WBAW-TV 10/28/14

Why I fight for agriculture: Wisconsin’s economy on the rise
Agri-View 10/29/14