CALS In the News for the Week of Dec 31 – Jan 6


Digging Deeper: Optimistic year for America’s Dairyland

WKOW 27, 1/4/2017
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Dairy farmers have reason to be optimistic in 2017, 1/1/2017
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Bruce Jones, Dairy Science

UW-Madison Researchers Study Plant Aging to Improve Yields
Wisconsin Public Radio, 1/5/2017
Quoted: Xuehua Zhong, Genetics

Master Gardeners will hear about gardening in a changing climate
Lake Country NOW, 1/4/2017
Mentioned: Lisa Johnson, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication & Horticulture

Dairy training more “hands on” with new instructor
Brownfield Ag News, 1/3/2017
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Eric Ronk, Dairy Science

What’s Ahead for Commodities in 2017?
AgWeb, 1/3/2017
Quoted: Dan Undersander, Agronomy
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Cow College series starts Jan. 10
Agri-View, 1/3/2017
Mentioned: Pam Ruegg, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Paul Fricke, Dairy Science

Research buzz: Professor, others identify bacterium that may kill honey bees
Chippewa Herald, 1/2/2017
Mentioned: UW-Madison Department of Genetics
Mentioned: UW-Madison Department of Biochemistry

Chalet Cheese Co-op: The one and only 
Wisconsin State Farmer, 1/4/2017
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Cheese industry conference for large and small
Agri-View, 1/2/2017
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Columnists provided lots of insight, 12/31/2016
Mentioned: Claudio Gratton, Entomology

Meat Institute announces annual awards ceremony and luncheon at 202017 IPPE
The National Provisioner, 12/30/2016
Mentioned: Jeff Sindelar, Animal Science

Young New York entrepreneur builds new ag business using nematodes
Progressive Forage Grower, 12/29/2016
Quoted: Mary DeBeer, Alumna, Dairy Science

Of Interest 

Clean Water and Renewable Energy
Morning Ag Clips, 1/4/2017

‘Ant-like’ bees among newly discovered desert species
ScienceDaily, 12/27/2016

Alice in Dairyland apps available
Morning Ag Clips, 1/3/2017