CALS in the News for the Week of Oct. 24-30, 2015


New museum celebrates local science
The Daily Cardinal 10/25/2015
Quoted: Dave Nelson, Biochemistry

Wisconsin sells 72 acres of Peninsula State Park’s trees for $15,000
WBAY 10/24/2015
Quoted: Mark Rickenbach, Forest & Wildlife Ecology

Decision deadline nears on federal MPP
Wisconsin State Farmer 10/27/2015
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Ash tree removal in Sun Prairie on hold as residents ask for a new plan
The Capital Times 10/27/2015
Mentioned: Chris Williamson, Entomology

Dairy Feed and Nutrition Conference scheduled
Agriview 10/26/2015
Mentioned: Randy Shaver, Dairy Science

WI Pest Management update meeting set
Wisconsin State Farmer 10/26/2015
Mentioned: Mark Renz, Agronomy
Mentioned: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Dan Heider, Horticulture
Mentioned: Bryan Jensen, Entomology

Sprouting a new future for Wisconsin’s red and white
UW Madison News 10/29/2015
Mentioned: Kate VandenBosch, Dean, CALS

Bees found farming fungus for first time to feed larvae
New Scientist 10/28/2015
Quoted: Cameron Currie, Bacteriology

Canid relations
Isthmus 10/29/2015
Quoted: Marcus Mueller, Forest & Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: David Drake, Forest & Wildlife Ecology

Scientists: Harnessing microbes could help solve hunger, health, chemical and energy problems
UW Madison News 10/28/2015
Quoted: Tim Donohue, Bacteriology

WHO warns processed meat causes cancer, causing worry in these countries
Voice Chronicle 10/27/2015
Mentioned: Jeff Sindelar, Animal Science

Some words of caution about a Halloween favorite: caramel apples
Tampa Bay Times 10/29/2015
Mentioned: UW-Madison Food Research Institute

UW-Madison: Scientists: Harnessing microbes could help solve hunger, health, chemical and energy problems
Wis Business 10/29/2015
Quoted: Tim Donohue, Bacteriology

Heifer cost often second-highest on dairy
Dairy Business 10/29/2015
Quoted: Matt Akins, Dairy Science

Research aims to improve farm production
Dairy Business 10/29/2015
Mentioned: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Lou Armentano, Dairy Science

Post-Harvest Tactics That Won’t Break The Bank: Five Tips From Three Experts
Farms 10/28/2015
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

UW expert urging consumers to take moderate approach to WHO meat report
WSAU 10/26/2015
Quoted: Andy Milkowski, Animal Science

Making improvements to sheep genetics
Morning Ag Clips 10/25/2015
Quoted: David Thomas, Animal Science

Mark & Bob: Can prices hold in the fourth quarter?
Dairy Herd Management 10/26/2015
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Dairy Profitability
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability

Of Interest

Top 10 dairy exporting states
Dairy Herd 10/23/2015

The Case for Juiced-Up Cows in the Organic Age
Boomberg Business 10/29/2015