CALS In the News for the Week of Jan 13 – Jan 20


You’ll Get Sick When You Find Out Why A Highway Was Covered In Skittles
The Huffington Post, 1/19/2017
Mentioned: UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Communication: Post-truth predicaments
Nature Publishing Group, 1/18/2017
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Science Communication

Grocery store offers ‘ugly’ produce to combat food waste
Channel, 1/18/2017
Quoted: Monica Theis, Food Science

Jeanne Carpenter Talks Cheesetopia Minneapolis 
Heavy Table, 1/19/2017
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Chris Rickert: Message to fake dairy: We’ve got our milk. You get your own, 1/19/2017
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science

‘It’s an environmental issue’: Shorewood Hills to discuss free-ranging cat ban, 1/17/2017
Mentioned: Stanley Temple, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Building Blocks: UW-Madison Meat Science Laboratory, 1/11/2017
Mentioned: Wisconsin Master Meat Crafter Training Program

25 years plus: sheep odyssey ends
Agri-View, 1/17/2017
Mentioned: Dave Thomas: Animal Sciences

Schultz Selected as WCGA Communications Specialist
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 1/20/2017
Mentioned:  Lizzy Schultz, Alumna, Animal Sciences

2017 Dairy Outlook
Morning Ag Clips, 1/17/2017
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Small businesses key to state’s economic growth
The Eagle, 1/17/2017
Quoted:  Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Education notes: Free FAFSA help session set
HTR Media, 1/15/2017
Mentioned: Kenneth G. Weckel, Emeritus, Food Science

Food Processor Scholarships Available for 2017
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 1/16/2017
Mentioned: Kenneth G. Weckel, Emeritus, Food Science

Of Interest 

2016 warmest year on record globally, NASA and NOAA data show
ScienceDaily, 1/18/2017

UW-Platteville, industry prepare professionals 
Agri-View, 1/18/2017