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CALS in the News for the Week of Aug 20 – Aug 26

Cheese Surplus:

USDA Buys 11 Million Pounds of Cheese To Reduce Market Surplus
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/24
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural & Applied Economics

America’s Real Mountain Of Cheese Is On Our Plates
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/26
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural & Applied Economics
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Profitability

America’s Real Mountain Of Cheese Is On Our Plates
National Public Radio, 8/26
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural & Applied Economics
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Profitability

In the News:

NPR Swaps Website Commenting For Social Media
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/19
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

MPS high school cultivates agriculture focus
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 8/20
Quoted: Gail Kraus, Agronomy

For graduate students at UW-Madison, sexual harassment sometimes comes from faculty
Madison.com, 8/20
Mentioned: Bret Payseur, Genetics

For graduate students at UW-Madison, sexual harassment sometimes comes from faculty
The Journal Times, 8/20
Mentioned: Bret Payseur, Genetics

Arlington Field Day offers tours
Agri-View, 8/22
Mentioned: Phil Townsend, Forest & Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Last Spooner Sheep Day Aug. 27
Agri-View, 8/22
Mentioned: Dick Vatthauer, Emeritus, Animal Sciences
Mentioned: Bob Rand, Emeritus, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Phil Holman, Spooner Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Alexa Roscizewski, Undergraduate, Animal Sciences

Seminars focus on forage management
Agri-View, 8/22
Mentioned: David Combs, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Randy Shaver, Dairy Science

Meeting In Three Lakes Highlights Need For Pollinators
WXPR, 8/22
Mentioned: Department of Entomology

International Agricultural Research
Morning Ag Clips, 8/22
Mentioned: Sundaram Gunasekaran, Biological Systems Engineering

Scientists have much to gain by sharing their research with the public
The Conversation, 8/23
Quoted: Dominque Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Organic farm tours, vegetable tasting offered
Wausau Daily Herald, 8/23
Mentioned: Julie Dawson, Horticulture
Mentioned: Department of Horticulture

Biophysicist, chemical engineer named new Steenbock professors at UW-Madison
Madison.com, 8/23
Mentioned: Paul Ahlquist, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: James Ntambi, Biochemistry

Traveling Back through the archives: Aug. 24
Green Bay Press Gazette, 8/23
Mentioned: Guy R. Honold, Alumnus, Biochemistry

Local farmer’s death due to a buildup of gases in outdoor workspace
The Portage County Gazette, 8/24
Mentioned: Department of Animal Sciences

Dairy Situation and Outlook, August 2016
Hoards Dairyman, 8/24
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural & Applied Economics

Protecting Wisconsin Lakes Takes More Than Just Facts
WisCONTEXT, 8/24
Written by: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Organic vegetables focus at showcase
Agri-View, 8/25
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Undergrads get in-the-field experience
Morning Ag Clips, 8/25
Mentioned: Rachel Perry, Undergraduate, Agronomy
Mentioned: Ryan Seffinga, Undergraduate, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Middleton: Erosion, Soils and CCC talk at Pope Farm Conservancy
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Mentioned: Nick Balster, Soil Science

Of Interest:

Milk, Not Plastic, Will Protect Food in the Future
Bloomberg.com, 8/22

Bayer, Monsanto Must Overcome Incredible Hulk, Regulators
Bloomberg.com, 8/23

UW-Extension announces advisory board
Morning Ag Clips, 8/23

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