CALS in the News for the Week of Oct. 17-23, 2015


It’s far worse than it sounds: Climate change is making our winters shorter
Salon 10/17/2015
Quoted: Andrew Allstadt, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Ginseng continues rebound in central Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Journal 10/18/2015
Mentioned: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Coyote attacks put Madison East Side pet owners on edge
Wisconsin State Journal 10/19/2015
Quoted: David Drake, Forest & Wildlife Ecology

Neighbors troubled by string of coyote attacks in Madison
KWOW 10/19/2015
Mentioned: Urban Canid Project

The Wisconsin sheep business
Morning Ag Clips 10/18/2015
Quoted: David Thomas, Animal Science
Quoted: Sevie Kenyon, External Affairs

The Next Generation Of Agricultural Education
SW News 10/21/2015
Quoted: Teyanna Loether, Alumnus, Animal Sciences

New museum shines a light on science
Wisconsin State Journal 10/18/2015
Mentioned: Kate VandenBosch, Dean, CALS

Know Your Madisonian: UW-Madison’s Nick Smith boosts state’s wine and cider industry
Wisconsin State Journal 10/22/2015
Quoted: Nick Smith, Enology

What’s with all of the ladybugs?
PostCrescent 10/21/2015
Quoted: P.J. Liesch, Entomology

Babcock Hall Dairy reveals new ice cream flavor
WKOW 10/21/2015
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store

Research aims to improve farm production
AgriView 10/22/2015
Quoted: Lou Armentano, Dairy Science
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

Veggie videos support Wisconsin Farm to School
Wisconsin State Farmer 10/22/2015
Quoted: Vanessa Herald, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Farm Bureau names district coordinator
AgriView 10/22/2015
Mentioned: Melissa Doyle, Alumna, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Bees found farming fungus for first time to feed larvae
New Scientist 10/22/2015
Quoted: Cameron Currie, Bacteriology

Albert Einstein Has Millions Of Followers On Facebook And Twitter; Meet The Social Media Marketers Hoping To Boost His Brand
International Business Times 10/22/2015
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Tragic Harvest: The farm is one of the deadliest workplaces
Tri-City Herald 10/21/2015
Quoted: John Shutske, Agriculture & Natural Resources

Videos released to help Wisconsin schools use more produce
The Packer 10/20/2015
Mentioned: UW Madison Integrated Agricultural Systems

Door researchers seek next big apple
Green Bay Press Gazette 10/20/2015
Quoted: Matt Stasiak, Peninsular Agricultural Research Station

Start untangling the 2016 economy
Morning Ag Clips
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability

UW-Madison: UW-Madison researcher chosen to lead Ecological Society of America
Wis Business 10/19/2015
Quoted: Monica Turner, Agronomy, Zoology

Caramel apples safe, Chicago-area stores say after Kroger pulls product
Bloomberg Business 10/21/2015
Mentioned: UW Food Research Institute

The Important Reason You May Want to Avoid Pre-Packaged Caramel Apples This Halloween
MSN 10/19/2015
Quoted: Kathleen Glass, UW-Madison Food Research Institute

Caramel apples safe, Chicago-area stores say after Kroger pulls product
Styrk 10/20/2015
Mentioned: UW Food Research Institute

Of Interest

Agriculture colleges have $8.4B in deferred maintenance
Inside Higher Ed 10/16/2015

Sheep death at UW-Madison fuels new attack from animal rights group
The Capital Times 10/19/2015

UW-Madison putting closer eye on use of drones on campus
Wisconsin State Jounal 10/22/2015

Grant will help Slow Food UW bring fresh food to south Madison residents
The Capital Times 10/20/2015