CALS In the News for the Week of February 21-27

In the News:

How the Internet is changing science
Desert News National 2/26/15
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Life is sweet for Amazing Race winners from Madison
WDJT Milwaukee 2/25/15
Quoted: Amy Dejong, graduate student, Food Science
Quoted: Maya Warren, graduate student, Food Science

Alice in Dairyland visits Waukesha fourth graders
WDJT Milwaukee 2/23/15
Quoted: Zoey Brooks, alumnus, Animal Sciences

Caledonia native is UW-Madison’s ‘bug guy’
The Journal Times 2/22/15
Quoted: P.J. Liesch, Entomology
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store
Mentioned: Insect Diagnostic Lab

UW entomologist studies what “bugs” us
Badger Herald 2/26/15
Quoted: P.J. Liesch, Entomology
Mentioned: Insect Diagnostic Lab

Dairy Prospects 2015 – Video
WFRV TV Green Bay 2/25/15
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability

Mark and … Steve: What is the National Appeals Division of USDA?
Dairy Herd Management 2/23/15
Quoted: Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability

Dairymen looking at lower prices this year
AgriNews 2/20/15
Quoted: Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability

Corn costs: Where not to skimp
Agri-View 2/26/15
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Economists not ready to worry
Agri-View 2/25/15
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Taking Stock business briefs 2/21/15
Mentioned: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Think of global markets
Agri-View 2/24/15
Quoted: Ben Schwab, alumnus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Sendelbach joins AgSource
Agri-View 2/25/15
Mentioned: Ashley Sendelbach, alumnus, Animal Sciences

Ending world hunger one worm at a time
The Daily Cardinal 2/26/15
Mentioned: Valerie Stull, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

AWA Breakfast on the Farm Slated for May 3
Wisconsin Ag Connection 2/25/15
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture, student organization
Mentioned: Stock Pavilion

Virtual Farm Tour: UW-Madison’s Dairy Farm
Vita Plus 2/15
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Marshfield Research Station

Beyond the Barn: Adding Value to the Milk Check at the Center for Dairy Research
Vita Plus 2/15
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Quoted: Dean Sommer, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall

Helping Wisconsin dairy farms produce ‘brown gold’
UW-Madison News 2/20/15
Quoted: Tom Cox, Agricultural and Applied Economics

And now, cows are texting too – Audio
CALS News 2/27/15
Quoted: Doug Reinemann, Biological Systems Engineering

UW Budget:

Budget Cuts and CALS – Video
WFRV TV Green Bay 2/19/15
Mentioned: CALS
Quoted: Kate VandenBosch, Dean

More questions than answers
Agri-View 2/26/15
Quoted: Kate VandenBosch, Dean

Underutilized Degree Programs Cost UW-Madison Millions
mediatrackers 2/18/15
Mentioned: Department of Entomology

Of Interest:

Even as the eastern U.S. freezes, there’s less cold air in winter than ever before
The Washington Post 2/25/15

To walk, ride or peddle: Numbers show student transportation tends to be environmentally friendly
Badger Herald 2/23/15

Milwaukee Brewing pairs Girl Scout Cookies with styles of beer
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2/26/15

Quarter-million acres of Wisconsin to be sprayed for gypsy moths 2/27/15