CALS In the News for the Week of Oct 8 – Oct 14


Forage Superbowl champs spotlighted

Agri-View, 10/13
Mentioned: Dan Undersander, Agronomy

14 Wisconsin groups in national Good Food guide
Wisconsin Gazette, 10/12
Mentioned: CALS Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Holstein Cow Sells For $270K At World Dairy Expo
Wisconsin Public Radio, 10/12
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

Wisconsin Corn Farmers Battle Mold Thanks To Wet Weather
WisContext, 10/5
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Moldy Corn and Soybean Issues
Morning Ag Clips, 10/7
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology

Natural Leader
Morning Ag Clips, 10/9
Mentioned: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Rock River Labs Issues Soggy Silage, High Moisture, and Dry Corn Harvest Insights
Growing Wisconsin, 10/12
Mentioned: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology

Sign-up Deadline for Soybean Yield Contest is October 15
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 10/11
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Kemp Station To Dedicate New Building, Classroom
WXPR, 10/11
Mentioned: Dean Kate VandenBosch, CALS Dean
Quoted: Scott Bowe, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: Tom Steele, Agricultural Research Stations

Invasive Stink Bug Moves In On Homes – And Crops – In Wisconsin 
WisContext, 10/10
Quoted: Christelle Guedot, Entomology

Badger Swine Symposium Scheduled for November 4
Growing Wisconsin, 10/10
Mentioned: University of Wisconsin-Extension Swine Team

Blue Sky Science: Why do butterflies stay in a cocoon and for how long?
La Crosse Tribune (AP), 10/10
Quoted: Jeremy Hamburger, Entomology

Blue Sky Science: Why do butterflies stay in a cocoon and for how long?, 10/10
Mentioned: Jeremy Hamburger, Entomology

Science is king on campus during festival, 10/9
Mentioned: Zack Kemmerer, Biochemistry

Farm succession planning meeting to be held in Platteville, 10/9
Mentioned: Joy Kirkpatrick, Dairy Profitability

$52.3 million school tax levy set
Hometown News LLC, 10/7
Mentioned: UW-Madison Applied Population Lab

Of Interest 

Record Student Membership in FFA
Morning Ag Clips, 10/9

Agriculture commissioner calls for a bailout of dairy farms
New Hampshire Union Leader, 10/12