CALS in the News for the Week of April 4-10

In the News:

Wisconsin land values are still rising
Wisconsin Agriculturalist 4/10/15
Quoted: Arlin Brannstrom, Dairy Profitability

Wisconsin DNR mulls discovering science bureau 4/07/15
Author: Ron Seely, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Tim Van Deelen, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Paul Fanlund: My futile search for an upside to online anonymity
The Cap Times 4/06/15
Mentioned: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Ag Day on Campus to be Held at UW-Madison
Wisconsin Ag Connection 4/08/15
Quoted: Kate Griswold, undergraduate, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Collegiate Farm Bureau, student organization

GM farmers, acres growing globally
Agri-View 4/09/15
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Student Earns $2,500 Wisconsin Cheese Originals Scholarship
Wisconsin Ag Connection 4/10/15
Mentioned: Christopher Eckerman, undergraduate, Food Science

Coolbean the Soybean Teaches Science
AgWired 4/10/15
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Exhibitor honored for innovative display
AgriView 4/08/15
Mentioned: John Panuska, Biological Systems Engineering

Climate Change Causing Losses for US Soybean Farmers
The Crop Site 4/08/15
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Professor creates new variable sweet corn variety
Owensboro Messenger 4/08/15
Quoted: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Breakfast on the Farm May 3
Cambridge News 4/09/15
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture, student organization
Mentioned: Stock Pavilion

An efficient cow is an environmentally friendly cow
UW Extension 4/03/15
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

UW Budget:

Budget proposal chops farm research
The Country Today 4/06/15

Of Interest:

Silicon Valley Firms Plant Roots in Farm Belt
The Wall Street Journal 4/06/15

How can agriculture solve its $5.87 billion plastic problem?
GreenBiz 4/06/15

Bird flu hits two more Minnesota turkey farms
StarTribune 4/06/15