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CALS in the News for the Week of November 8-14

In the News:

UW scientists find social media boosts research recognition
Badger Herald 11/13/14
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

About a quarter of Terrace chairs went missing this summer
Badger Herald 11/10/14
Quoted: Marc Kennedy, alumnus, Life Sciences Communication

UW-Madison researchers react to Robin Vos’ ‘ancient mating habits of whatever’ remark
The Cap Times 11/08/14
Quoted: David Krakauer, Genetics

Strangers in Your Backyard? Thank Climate Change
Audubon Magazine 11/07/14
Quoted: Karine Prince, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: Benjamin Zuckerberg, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Chinese company, US farm coop to build milk-powder plant in Kansas
China Daily USA 11/14/14
Quoted: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

Family, dairy farming important for the Fremstads
Vernon County Broadcaster 11/12/14
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course

UW-Madison announces energy conservation degree
The Daily Cardinal 11/09/14
Quoted: Barbara Forrest, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics

Neonicotinoid seed treatments under microscope
Agri-View 11/12/14
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Mentioned: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Adam Gaspar, Agronomy

Farming brings family together at the Reeds-Vu Dairy 11/08/14
Quoted: Dan Bubolz, alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

City officials approve $1M forestry fee to fight EAB 11/12/14
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Exploring Cheese Crystals
Cheese Underground 11/12/14
Mentioned: John Lucey, Director of the Center for Dairy Research

China seeks UW dairy help – Audio
CALS News 11/14/14
Quoted: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

New curriculum helps engage Native American kids in science
CALS News 11/11/14
Quoted: Rick Amasino, Biochemistry

Of Interest:

Eating patterns changing: Americans are staying home
Dairy Herd Management 11/13/14

Wisconsin vs. meat, (part one): The end of Bolzano
Chicago Reader 11/10/14

Seven Sickened By Tainted Wells
Peninsula Pulse 11/14/14

Is study on sleep habits of fruit flies, mice a wake-up call?
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 11/13/14

UW-Madison researchers discover method to encourage self-renewal of stem cells
The Daily Cardinal 11/13/14