CALS in the News for the Week of Nov. 28 – Dec. 4, 2015


Grab some greenery: Forestry club Christmas tree sale this weekend
eCals 11/30/15
Mentioned: UW Forestry Club

Silage storage a bunker of opportunity
Morning Ag Clips 11/30/15
Quoted: John Goeser, Alumnus

New food safety indicators
Morning Ag Clips 11/30/15
Quoted: Sundaram Gunasekaran, Biological Systems Engineering

Wisconsin’s cheesemakers evolve with the times
The Badger Herald 12/1/15
Quoted: John Lucey, Center for Dairy Research
Quoted: Dean Sommer, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

UW forestry steadfast in face of aging lumberjacks, globalization
The Badger Herald 12/1/15
Quoted: Mark Rickenbayh, Forest & Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: Andy Stoltman, Alumnus, Forestry

How high can milk production go?
Wisconsin Agriculturist 12/4/15
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Dairy Profitability, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Gambling on genes to build a better cow
Clinton Herald 12/3/15
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

What Is a ‘Natural’ Food? FDA Seeks Public Input for Definition
Before It’s News 11/27/15
Quoted: Barbara Ingham, Food Science

On Retail: Fanny Garver Gallery to close after 43-year State Street run
Wisconsin State Journal 11/29/15
Mentioned:John Garver, Emeritus Professor, Biochemistry

UW-Extension Agents, Specialists Earn Leadership Honors
Wisconsin Ag Connection 11/30/15
Mentioned: Amanda Gevens, Plant Pathology

Tart cherries, sweet success
The Country Today 11/30/15
Quoted: Brian Joosten, Alumnus, Food Science

UW climate change researchers optimistic about Paris summit
WKOW 11/30/15
Mentioned: Caitlyn Allen, Plant Pathology

Securing beginning farmers through succession planning
Wisconsin State Farmer 11/30/15
Mentioned: Richard Straub, Biological Systems Engineering

Students solve dairy management issues
Morning Ag Clips 11/29/15
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science
Quoted: Henry Holdorf, Student, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Lizi Endres, Student, Dairy Science

Farmers across the Midwest benefit from UW dairy industry connection
Wisconsin State Farmer 12/2/15
Quoted: Al Schultz, Alumnus, Dairy Science
Mentioned; Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Quoted: Nick Uglow, Alumnus, Diary Science, Agricultural Journalism
Mentioned: Randy Shaver, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Dave Combs, Dairy Science
Quoted: Cindy Cooper, Alumna, Dairy Science

Bedding choice has impact on udders and milk
Wisconsin State Farmer 12/2/15
Quoted: Pamela Ruegg, Dairy Science

UW-Madison: Human gene editing summit
Wis Business 12/2/15
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Can Plant Breeding Go Open Source?
Seed Today 12/2/15
Quoted: Claire Luby, Student, Horticulture

Of Interest

Wisconsin Ag Outlook Forum Slated for January 21
Wisconsin Ag Connection 11/30/15

Long-time leader announces plans to leave organic farming organization
Wisconsin State Farmer 12/1/15

Agricultural Economic Outlook Forum
Morning Ag Clips 11/29/15

Using CRISPR/Cas9 to genetically modify crops
BioMed Central 11/30/15

Wisconsin’s century-old model of forestry comes under pressure
LaCrosse Tribune 12/2/15

Farm Journal Media acquires Vance Publishing ag media properties
Dairy Heard 12/3/15