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CALS in the News for the Week of November 15-21

In the News:

Doug Moe: A bike trip to remember
Wisconsin State Journal 11/16/14
Quoted: Max Horne, undergraduate student, Biological Systems Engineering

Ripe with ideas
Brava Magazine November 2014
Quoted: Sarah Botham, Life Sciences Communication

Deltanoid and Beyond: Madison Legend DeLuca Has More “D” To Play
Xconomy 11/17/14
Quoted: Hector DeLuca, emeritus, Biochemistry

Sorbet a sweet palate cleanser
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 11/18/14
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

The Economic Madness of Robin Vos
Urban Milwaukee 11/18/14
Quoted: David Krakauer, Genetics

Cranberry Growers Might Contribute More Funding For UW Research
Wisconsin Public Radio 11/17/14
Quoted: Tom Lochner, alumnus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Ruegg: A new dairy initiative in China
Dairy Herd Management 11/17/14
Quoted: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

Vernon County welcomes new meat processing facility
Agri-View 11/19/14
Mentioned: Doug Wolf, alumnus, Agricultural Economics

New Madison Science Museum in works for downtown
Isthmus 11/20/14
Quoted: David Nelson, emeritus, Biochemistry

Agriculture, science top career prospects – Audio
CALS News 11/21/14
Quoted: Sarah Botham, Life Science Communication

Increased Crop Yields and Global Warming:

Crops play a major role in the annual CO2 cycle increase
UW-Madison News 11/19/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Study shows seasonal CO2 emissions from crops are growing more extreme
The Daily Cardinal 11/19/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Crops help to drive greater seasonal change in CO2 cycle
Phys Org 11/19/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Agriculture’s Role In Annual CO2 Cycle
Science 2.0 11/19/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Agricultural Production Affects Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Cycle 11/21/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Carbon dioxide level is changing because of intensive farming
Wire 11/21/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Boost in Farm Crop Now Being Blamed for Seasonal Swings in CO2
Tech Times 11/21/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Increased crop yields adding more CO2 to atmosphere
Business Standard 11/20/14
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Of Interest:

Ex-NFL Player Turned Down $37 Million to Become a Farmer, Help Feed the Hungry
Complex 11/19/14

Big Data Companies Agree: Farmers Should Own Their Information
NPR 11/16/14

Local Wineries Fight to Overcome Stigma
Madison Magazine December 2014

American Pigs Are Too Fat for Holiday Ham
Bloomberg 11/20/14

Altered milk protein can deliver AIDS drug to infants
Dairy Herd Management 11/17/14