CALS in the News for the Week of Oct. 31- Nov. 6, 2015


UW Chancellor visits Juneau County cranberry farm
Juneau County Star Times 10/30/2015
Quoted: Kate VandenBosch, Dean, CALS

Permafrost carbon: What soil science has to say about its distribution and fate
CSA News 11/5/2015
Quoted: Jim Bockheim, Soil Science

Research site boosts spuds nationwide
Grand Forks Herald 11/3/2015
Mentioned: Jeffrey Endelman, Horticulture

Uncertainty in 2016 milk forecast, risk management essential
Agrinews 11/3/2015
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Dairy Profitability

Baldwin, Johnson cosponsor legislation, encourage continued growth of craft beverage industry
The Badger Herald 11/2/2015
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agriculture & Applied Economics
Quoted: Liz Henry, Agriculture & Applied Economics

From the Fields, Tom Zwald, Oct. 31
Agriview 10/31/2015
Mentioned: Tom Zwald, Alumnus, Agronomy

What does the future hold for manufacturing in WI?
WMTV 11/5/2015
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Walker: Oscar Mayer has ‘nothing to do with Wisconsin’
Times Union 11/5/2015
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Turkey prices up for Thanksgiving
WHBY 11/6/2015
Quoted: Ron Kean, Animal Science

Sacker Joins SCR Dairy Team
Hoard’s Dairyman 11/6/2015
Mentioned: Sarah Sacker, Alumna, Dairy Science and Life Sciences Communication

Gut Bacteria Could be Blamed for Obesity and Diabetes
USAG 11/5/2015
Mentioned: James Ntambi, Biochemistry

Webinars to address healthy udders, optimal milk
Agriview 11/5/2015
Mentioned: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

Vita Plus Dairy Team Grows
Animal Ag Wired 11/5/2015
Mentioned: Anna Blake, Alumna, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Margaret Quaassdorff, Alumna, Dairy Nutrition
Mentioned: Matt Thistle, Alumnus, Animal Science

PDPW Webinar Series Focuses on Healthy Udders, Optimal Milk
Dairy Agenda Today 11/3/2015
Mentioned: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

Deep phenotyping: The details of disease
Nature 11/5/2015
Quoted: Alan Attie, Biochemistry

Three ways to overwinter geraniums
Kenosha News 11/4/2015
Quoted: Barb Larson, Horticulture

Of Interest

Hey Obama, Can We Have a Unified Microbiome Initiative?
The Atlantic 10/28/2015

Move over, Honeycrisp: There’s a race to create America’s next big apple
Grist 11/3/2015