CALS in the News for the Week of Jan 31-Feb 6

In the News:

Mark & Bob: Distilling the numbers
Dairy Herd Management 2/03/15
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability
Quoted: Bob Cropp, emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

New Wisconsin calf and heifer specialist
Dairy Herd Management 2/06/15
Mentioned: Matt Akins, Dairy Science

Herbicide-Resistant Weeds Increasing in Wisconsin, Researchers Warn
Wisconsin Public Radio 2/02/15
Quoted: Vince Davis, Agronomy

Faculty and academic staff invited to apply for Wisconsin Idea Seminar 2015
UW-Madison News 2/05/15
Mentioned: Spooner Agricultural Research Station

Implements of Husbandry Educational Meeting, Feb. 19
Wisconsin State Farmer 2/04/15
Mentioned: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering

Grain production clinic offered
Agri-View 2/05/15
Mentioned: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
Mentioned: David Marburger, graduate student, Agronomy
Mentioned: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science
Mentioned: Brian Luck, Biological Systems Engineering

Researchers putting radio collars on coyotes, foxes on UW-Madison campus
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2/04/15
Quoted: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Not Bugs Bunny’s carrot – Audio
CALS News 2/06/15
Quoted: Philipp Simon, Horticulture

Of Interest:

Lighter Side: Behold, cow art – Video
Dairy Herd Management 2/03/15

Environmentalists Ask Congress To Restore Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
Wisconsin Public Radio 2/05/15

Cyclists Skeptical Of Budget Provision That Would End ‘Complete Streets’ Law
Wisconsin Public Radio 2/05/15

Meetings focus on cows, people, sun and air
Agri-View 2/05/15

Budget Discussion:

Rebecca Blank: Scott Walker’s budget would mean $91 million budget hole at UW-Madison
Wisconsin State Journal 2/06/15

Scott Walker’s statement on University of Wisconsin System proposal
Wisconsin State Journal 2/05/15

Walker forced to admit UW objected to Wisconsin Idea changes
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2/05/15

UW-Madison Chancellor: Budget Will Lead Other Schools To ‘Raid’ Wisconsin Faculty
Wisconsin Public Radio 2/05/15

Chancellor Blank discusses challenges of proposed budget cut at Board of Regents meeting
UW-Madison News 2/05/15