CALS In the News for the Week of Dec. 2 – Dec. 8


Decades-past logging still threatens spotted owls in national forests 

ScienceDaily, 12/06/2017
Quoted: Gavin Jones, student, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Quoted: Zach Peery, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: R. J. Gutiérrez, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Hemp, Inc. Reports: Wisconsin Passes Senate Bill (SB) 119
Morningstar, 12/07/2017
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Introducing iScience, Cell Press’s first interdisciplinary journal
EurekAlert!, 11/30/2017
Mentioned: Ophelia Venturelli, Biochemistry

Ag Chat with Bob Bosold – Dec. 8th 
WEAU 13 News, 12/08/2017
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Sarah Pfatteicher Named Next Executive Director of Five Colleges Consortium
Massachusetts MA –, 11/30/2017
Mentioned: Sarah Pfatteicher, Associate Dean, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Should We Always Manage Invasive Species? Maybe Not
WMUK, 12/05/2017
Quoted: Richard Lankau, Plant Pathology

Who’s Making Milk?
AgWeb, 12/01/2017
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Digital Ag and Big Data
AgWired, 12/07/2017
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Corn harvest raises questions
AgriView, 12/05/2017
Mentioned: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

UW Discovery Farms conference set for Dec. 12
Wisconsin State Farmer, 12/05/2017
Mentioned: Brian Luck, Biological Systems Engineering Department

Lynn Dickman Wins Excellence in Agriculture Award 
Wisconsin Farm Report, 12/04/2017
Mentioned: Lynn Dickman, Alumna, Horticulture and Dairy Science

Workshop to Focus on Rations, Ketosis and Treatment Decisions for Transition Cows
DairyBusiness, 12/04/2017
Mentioned: Heather White, Dairy Science

Milk price expected to trend lower in 2018
The Country Today, 12/04/2017
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Crop Innovation Center major step in improving crops
Wisconsin State Farmer, 12/07/2017
Quoted: Shawn Kaeppler, Agronomy
Quoted: Mike Petersen, Wisconsin Crop Innovation Center
Mentioned: Wisconsin Crop Innovation Center

Researchers putting biotech lab to good use
The Country Today, 12/04/2017
Quoted: Shawn Kaeppler, Agronomy
Mentioned: Wisconsin Crop Innovation Center

Changes in the air for Wisconsin Foundation Seeds
The Country Today, 12/04/2017
Quoted: Pat LeMahieu, Agronomy
Mentioned: Department of Agronomy

Fall invader insects in your home
Morning Ag Clips, 12/03/2017
Quoted: P.J. Liesch, Entomology
Mentioned: Insect Diagnostic Lab

UW-Madison student top at Discussion Meet 
Morning Ag Clips, 12/04/2017
Quoted: Alison Wedig, Student, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Connor Willems, Dairy Science