CALS in the News for the week of July 13 – 17


Potato field day in Hancock
Fox 11 Green Bay 7/15/2015 – Video
Quoted: Amanda Gevens, Plant Pathology
Quoted: Felix Navarro, Hancock Agricultural Research Station
Quoted: Steve Diercks, Alumni

UW Hancock research stations looking into next generation of spuds
WMTV 15 Madison, 7/15/2015 – Video
Quoted: Grace Chistensen, Horticulture

Rostowfske to lead revenue growth efforts for food and beverage companies
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 7/16/2015
Mentioned: UW-Madison Food Research Institute

The Fall Of A Dairy Darling: How Cottage Cheese Got Eclipsed By Yogurt
NPR 7/16/2015
Quoted: Robert Bradley, Emeritus, Food Science

UW Extension dealing with state spending cuts
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 7/13/2015
Quoted: Rick Klemme, Dean, UW-Extension
Quoted: Cathy Sandeen, Chancellor, UW Colleges and UW Extension

Dairy slurry application effect on alfalfa silage fermentation
Progressive Forage 7/15/2015
Mentioned: Marshfield Agricultural Research Station

Learning life lessons
WMTV 15 Madison 7/16/2015 – Video
Quoted: Sara Griswold, Student, Dairy Science/Life Science Communication

Art of the flock
Agri-View 7/16/2015
Quoted: Nancy and Vince Pope, Alumni, Dairy Science


Of Interest

UW-Madison committed to keeping Energy Institute open amid budget cuts
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 7/11/2015

Bill would make beginning farmers eligible for student loan forgiveness
Country Today 7/13/2015

50 Top Colleges Creating VC-Backed Entrepreneurs
Tech.Co 1/2015