CALS In the News for the week of Sept. 1 – Sept. 8


Why Did Life on Earth Evolve So Rapidly At First?
The Atlantic, 9/05/2017
Mentioned: Kalin Vetsigian, Bacteriology

Irma could touch U.S. food prices
WMTV – NBC15, 9/06/2017
Quoted: Dan Schaefer, Animal Sciences

Know Your Madisonian: Olbrich Botanical Gardens director heads final phase of ‘Rooted and Growing’ capital campaign, 9/08/2017
Quoted: Roberta Sladky, Alumna, Horticulture

UW-Madison’s new CROWE think tank funded by Koch, Bradley, 8/31/2017
Quoted: Ian Coxed, Agricultural and Applied Economics

America Faces A Health Care Shortage. Could Cooperatives Be The Fix?
Wisconsin Public Radio, 9/07/2017
Quoted: Anne Reynolds, University Center for Cooperatives

Next Wave Breeding 
Isthmus, 9/07/2017
Quoted: Solveig Hanson, Horticulture
Mentioned: Phil Simon, Horticulture
Mentioned: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Neighbors foster community with annual golf party
Post-Crescent, 9/02/2017
Quoted: Randy Stoecker, Community and Environmental Sociology

Master Gardeners Host Final Summer Demos Sept. 12
Door County Pulse, 9/07/2017
Mentioned: Matt Stasiak, Peninsular Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Peninsular Agricultural Research Station

DATCP Hosting ‘Changing Landscape of Dairy’ Symposium at World Dairy Expo, Oct. 6
DairyBusiness, 9/07/2017
Mentioned: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Dan Smith, Alumnus, Life Sciences Communication

YQCA Informational Webinar Planned for September 14    
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 9/08/2017
Quoted: Bernadette O’Rourke, Animal Science

Youth specialist takes non-traditional approach
Agri-View, 9/07/2017
Quoted: Kalyanna Williams, Dairy Science
Quoted: Jessie Potterton, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Marshfield Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Department of Dairy Science
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course

Dairy economist concerned about NAFTA impact on milk price
Brownfield Ag News, 9/06/2017
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

CALS names 2017 Honorary Recognition awardees
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 9/04/2017
Mentioned: Allan Herrman, Alumnus, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Robert Kauffman, Animal Science
Mentioned: Mary Beth Kirkham, Alumna, Soil Science

Climbing a Mountain of Data
Hoard’s Dairyman, 7/21/2017
Quoted: Brian Luck, Biological Systems Engineering

Farm to Flavor dinner showcases vegetables bred for flavor
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 9/07/2017
Quoted: Julie Dawson, Horticulture
Mentioned: Bill Tracy, Agronomy
Mentioned: Allen Centennial Garden