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CALS in the News for the Week of June 27-July 3

In The News:

Time to review Wisconsin’s reciprocity agreements
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 6/27/15
Author: Michael Flaherty, Life Sciences Communication

Social media helps wildlife researchers track Madison’s urban foxes and coyotes
The Cap Times 6/27/15
Quoted: Marcus Mueller, graduate student, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

UW-Madison Hires Expert Dedicated To Helping The State’s Wineries And Cideries
Wisconsin Public Radio 6/29/15
Quoted: Nick Smith, Food Science

UW Enologist Is A New Resource For The State’s Growing Wine and Cider Industry – Audio
Wisconsin Public Radio 6/29/15
Quoted: Nick Smith, Food Science

Fermenting an industry
Isthmus 7/03/15
Quoted: Nick Smith, Food Science
Mentioned: CALS

Indian American Professor R Paul Singh Named World Agriculture Prize Laureate
The Indian Panorama 7/01/15
Quoted: R. Paul Singh, alumnus, Biological Systems Engineering

R. Paul Singh Named World Agriculture Prize Laureate
India West 6/30/15
Mentioned: R. Paul Singh, alumnus, Biological Systems Engineering

Indian American Prof. R. Paul Singh of UC Davis awarded World Agriculture Prize Laureate
The American Bazaar 7/01/15
Quoted: R. Paul Singh, alumnus, Biological Systems Engineering

WAAE Honors Rep. Nerison with Special Citation Award
Wisconsin Ag Connection 7/01/15
Mentioned: Rep. Lee Nerison, alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

Polenske Named International Crop Advisor of the Year
Wisconsin Ag Connection 7/02/15
Quoted: Jeff Polenske, alumnus, Agronomy

Polenske named ICCA of the Year
Morning Ag Clips 6/30/15
Quoted: Jeff Polenske, alumnus, Agronomy

Buzz off: Officials offer tips to combat mosquitoes
wiscnews.com 7/01/15
Mentioned: Department of Entomology

Area Crops Topping Mid-Season Form
Belle Plaine Herald 7/02/15
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

First ever cash grain monitoring sites
Morning Ag Clips 6/30/15
Mentioned: UW Discovery farms

WALSAA Awards Innovation Grants
Wisconsin Ag Connection 7/02/15
Mentioned: CALS
Mentioned: CALS student organizations

Ten Outstanding Sophomores recognized by WALSAA at UW-Madison
Wisconsin Agriculturist 7/01/15
Mentioned: CALS undergraduate students

Badgerland Financial welcomes interns
Agri-View 7/02/15
Mentioned: Jaime Sawle, undergraduate student, Agricultural Business Management

Silo gas dangerous in bags, bunkers
The Country Today 6/30/15
Mentioned: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering

Potato, Tomato hit with late blight – Audio
CALS News 7/03/15
Quoted: Amanda Gevens, Plant Pathology

Endowment:

Do Organic Farmers Need Special Seeds And Money To Breed Them?
NPR 7/02/15
Quoted: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Private Companies Help Fill Funding Hole for Organic Research
Modern Farmer 6/30/15
Mentioned: CALS

Donations endow chair for organic food crop research at UW-Madison
Wisconsin State Journal 6/16/15
Quoted: Nicole Miller, Office of External Relations

Organic Plant Breeding Gets A Boost At UW-Madison
Wisconsin Public Radio 6/29/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean

UW-Madison receives crop research endowment
In Business Madison
Mentioned: UW-Madison

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

Clif Bar & Co. partners with Organic Valley for UW-Madison endowment
Wisconsin Agriculturist 6/30/15
Quoted: Richard Straub, Senior Associate Dean
Mentioned: CALS

UW-Madison lands major funding for organic research
whbl.com 6/23/15
Mentioned: CALS

UW Budget:

UW-Madison academic units to cut $23 million under Scott Walker budget
The Cap Times 7/02/15
Mentioned: CALS

Of Interest:

Survival Of The Greenest Beer? Breweries Adapt To A Changing Climate
NPR 6/24/15

An urban farming business that operates from supermarket rooftops
philly.com 6/29/15

Chapter 1: Patterns Underlying Public Views About Science
pewinternet.org 7/01/15

To Tackle Food Waste, Big Grocery Chain Will Sell Produce Rejects
NPR 6/17/15

Farmer takes delicious path to diversification
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 7/02/15

DNR seeks to educate public about invasive worm
The Country Today 6/30/15

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