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CALS in the News for the Week of June 20-26

In the News:

G.M.O. Dilemma: Swaying a Wary Public
New York Times 6/24/15
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Iceland’s Yogurt Industry Has an Acid Whey Problem
Vice 6/23/15
Quoted: Karen Smith, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Small dairy farms try to survive in the shadow of mega-farms’ power
Wisconsin State Journal 6/21/15
Quoted: Bob Cropp, emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Frank Kaminsky goes to Charlotte Hornets at No. 9
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 6/25/15
Quoted: Frank Kaminsky, alumnus, Life Sciences Communication

Wisconsin Woman Named Finalist for White House Fellowship
wxpr.org 6/15/15
Mentioned: Luxme Hariharan, alumnus, Biology

A New Alternative to Antibiotics?
Modern Farmer 6/24/15
Quoted: Mark Cook, Animal Sciences
Mentioned: Jordan Sand, Animal Sciences

Science fiction in Jurassic World creeps towards science – Video
Channel 3000 TV 6/19/15
Quoted: Stanley Temple, emeritus, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

How Great Cities are Fed – Audio
Heritage Radio Network
Quoted: Michelle Miller, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Deer Tick Uptick: Parts of Dane County experience levels 10 times higher than last year – Video
wkow.com 6/24/15
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

Beaty named Farm Bureau chief administrative officer
Agri-View 6/25/15
Mentioned: Dale Beaty, alumnus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Beaty to lead Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation
The Country Today 6/22/15
Quoted: Dale Beaty, alumnus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

10 Things You Need To Know About CWD
bowhunting.com 6/23/15
Quoted: Michael Samuel, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Scott Walker says Wisconsin fares better than nation on veteran unemployment
politifact.com 6/23/15
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Badgerland Financial welcomes interns
Morning Ag Clips 6/23/15
Mentioned: Jaime Sawle, undergraduate student, Agricultural Business Management

National scholarship winners announced
Agri-View 6/25/15
Mentioned: Cassandra Endres, alumnus, Dairy Science and Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Bethany Dado, undergraduate student, Dairy Science and Genetics
Mentioned: Sydney Endres, undergraduate student, Dairy Science and Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Elizabeth Endres, undergraduate student, Dairy Science

Promotion Committee scholarships awarded
Agri-View 6/25/15
Mentioned: Sara Griswold, undergraduate student, Dairy Science and Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture, student organization

Bugs to biofuels – Audio
CALS News 6/26/15
Quoted: Gina Lewin, Bacteriology

Endowment:

Clif Bar Spearheads $10 Million Investment to Fund Five Endowed Chairs Focused on Organic Agricultural Research
Business Wire 6/23/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean
Mentioned: CALS

UW-Madison receives endowment to support organic crop research
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 6/23/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean
Mentioned: CALS

Clif Bar takes lead on organic agricultural research
Food Business News 6/24/15
Mentioned: CALS

Clif Bar spearheads $10 million investment to fund organic agricultural research
New Hope 360 6/23/15
Mentioned: CALS
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean

Clif Bar Supports Organic Agricultural Research
Sports One Source 6/23/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean
Mentioned: CALS

Endowed chair to support organic ag
Morning Ag Clips 6/24/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean
Mentioned: CALS
Mentioned: Kate VandenBosch, Dean
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
Mentioned: School for Beginning Dairy Farmers

UW-Madison lands $1 million from Clif Bar, Organic Valley for organic crop research
Wisconsin State Farmer 6/23/15
Mentioned: UW-Madison

New Endowment to Boost CALS Organic Education Efforts
Wisconsin Ag Connection 6/25/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean
Mentioned: Kate VandenBosch, Dean

UW Budget:

Why State Lawmakers Must Support Tenure at Public Universities
The Chronicle of Higher Education 6/24/15
Mentioned: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Of Interest:

Once And Future Nut: How Genetic Engineering May Bring Back Chestnuts
Texas Public Radio 6/19/15

New NYFC Report Finds Student Loan Debt Is Exacerbating Farmer Shortage
youngfarmers.org 6/24/15

High court strikes down raisin program as unconstitutional
The Seattle Times 6/22/15

The Way Humans Get Electricity Is About to Change Forever
Bloomberg.com 6/23/15

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