CALS In the News for the Week of July 29 – Aug 4


Crop breeders sprout plan to boost public sector research
Science, 7/28/2017
Quoted: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Study Tracks Gender Ratios at Conferences
The Scientist, 7/31/2017
Quoted:  Ann Palmenberg, Biochemistry

Tuesday on Lake Effect: Agriculture in Milwaukee, Growing Rice, Urban Beekeeping, Dairy Pricing
WUWM, 7/31/2017
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

A Pollinator’s Paradise: Delavan Garden Showcases how Everyone can Bee Friendly 
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 7/31/2017
Quoted: Claudio Gratton, Entomology

UW-Madison to host inaugural wine competition Monday, 8/03/2017
Mentioned: Department of Food Science

UW-Madison to host inaugural wine competition Aug 7
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 8/03/2017
Quoted: Nick Smith, Food Science

Editorial: If Wisconsin wants real jobs, ask real questions about Foxconn deal, 8/02/2017
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

After half century, endangered cricket frogs return
La Crosse Tribune (AP), 7/30/2017
Quoted: Jonathan Pauli, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: Ben Zuckerberg, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Smith: Bait makes up much of Wisconsin bears’ diet
Fond Du Lac Reporter, 7/28/2017
Quoted: Jonathan Pauli, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

A turn in the show ring: Curtiss farmer shines at the fair, on the family dairy farm
The Country Today, 7/31/2017
Quoted: Evan Schindler, Student, Farm and Industry Short Course

Grocery Shopping, Health Care Advocacy Just A Few Topics
Wisconsin Farm Report, 8/03/2017
Mentioned: Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic
Mentioned: Applied Population Lab

Farmers can network selling
Agri-View, 8/03/2017
Quoted: Vanessa Herald, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Hot Industry Topics Addressed in Expo Seminars
Hoard’s Dairyman, 8/02/2017
Mentioned: Bradley Bolling, Food Science

Students learn from Borlaug experience
Agri-View, 8/02/2017
Quoted: Kate Ivancic, Agronomy
Quoted: Megan McCaghey, Plant Pathology
Quoted: Marisa Lanker, SCIMED GRS

UW Agronomy/Soils Field Day Slated for August 30
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 8/04/2017
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Taking the genomic revolution to corn fields to improve crops
Wisconsin State Farmer, 7/31/2017
Quoted: Natalia de Leon, Agronomy
Quoted: Shawn Kaeppler, Wisconsin Crop Innovation Center

Nitrogen-challenge answers offered
Agri-View, 8/02/2017
Mentioned: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science

U.S. dairy exports jump 36% from a year ago
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 7/31/2017
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Field day, tasting dinner feature organic vegetables
Morning Ag Clips, 7/30/2017
Quoted: Julie Dawson, Horticulture
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

UW Organic Agriculture Field Day
Morning Ag Clips, 8/02/2017
Quoted: Erin Silva, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

UW-Madison students reflect on study abroad experience
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 7/31/2017
Quoted: Sydney Endres, Student, Dairy Science and Life Sciences Communication