CALS In the News for the week of Feb. 2 – Feb. 9


New data shows job growth, but lawmakers want higher wages
WKOW 27, 2/02/2018
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Pinnacle Dairy near Brodhead awaits final approval; opponents keep fighting, 2/05/2018
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Science On Tap Speaker Talks Leopold, Wolves 
WXPR, 2/05/2018
Quoted: Tim Van Deelen, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Researcher expects more & smaller precision ag tools in future
Brownfield Ag News, 2/07/2018
Quoted: Brian Luck, Biological Systems Engineering

University of Wisconsin-Madison Dairy Science to Host Midwest Dairy Challenge®
DairyBusiness, 2/05/2018
Quoted: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science

CDCB Connection 
Hoard’s Dairyman, 2/09/2018
Mentioned: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Emmons Blaine Dairy Cattle Research Center

New app helps battle soybean white mold
Brownfield Ag News, 2/02/2018
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology

Get More Pregnancies per AI
AgWeb, 2/05/2018
Written by: Paul Fricke, Animal Science

Young adults want the city, but they don’t 
The Country Today, 2/05/2018
Quoted: Randy Stoecker, Community and Environmental Sociology

Soybean growers win with yields
AgriView, 2/09/2018
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Lazy Monk Brewing site for hops seminar
AgriView, 2/07/2018
Mentioned: Michelle Marks, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Amanda Gevens, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Bryan Jensen, Entomology
Mentioned: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture

Deller: Wisconsin economy ‘not very dynamic’
The Country Today, 2/05/2018
Quoted: Steve Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Dairy industry going through ‘the long scrape’
The Country Today, 2/05/2018
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Crops workshop offered
AgriView, 2/05/2018
Mentioned: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Rodrigo Werle, Agronomy
Mentioned: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Events calendar: February 9, 2018
Wisconsin State Farmer, 2/07/2018
Mentioned: Midwest School for Beginning Apple Growers

Equity Scholarship Winners Announced  
Wisconsin Farm Report, 2/07/2018
Mentioned: Elizabeth Sarbacker, Student, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Emily Hutterer, Student, Dairy Science

Of Interest 

What are your cows telling you? Grazing conference presenter pushes the power of observation
The Country Today, 2/05/2018