CALS In the News for the week of Feb. 24 – March 2

Seeds only a plant breeder could love, until now
New York Times, 2/27/2018
Quoted: Irwin Goldman, Horticulture

Wisconsin Producers Turn to Aquaponics Farming 
US News & World Report, 2/24/2018
Mentioned: UW-Madison Applied Population Lab

Wisconsin producers turn to aquaponics farming, 2/24/2018
Mentioned: UW-Madison Applied Population Lab

12 Standout Midwest Garden Centers 
Midwest Living, 3/02/201
Mentioned: Allen Centennial Garden

Warmer winters are making logging more difficult
3/1/2018, Yale Climate Connections
Quoted: Adena Rissman, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Wisconsin Farm Incomes Expected To Decline Again In 2018
Wisconsin Public Radio, 2/27/2018
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Reinvigorating the Wisconsin Idea
Wisconsin Public Radio, 3/01/2018
Quoted: Michael Sussman, Biochemistry

Tommy G. Thompson and Michael Sussman: Let’s re-energize the Wisconsin Idea
La Crosse Tribune, 2/25/2018
Quoted: Michael Sussman, Biochemistry

As Organic Produce Sales Grow, So Does Competition For Farmers 
Wisconsin Public Radio, 2/28/2018
Quoted: Erin Silva, Plant Pathology

Sniff Sample and Spit 
Isthmus, 3/01/201
Quoted: Marianne Smukowski, Center for Dairy Research

Trisha Wagner and John Shutske: Farmers should learn science of stress
La Crosse Tribune, 3/02/201
Quoted: John Shutske, Biological Systems Engineering

Zoetis Expands Genetics Portfolio With Calf Wellness Traits in Clarifide® Plus
DairyBusiness, 3/01/201
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

GreenHouse program manager blends sustainability, student life
Wisconsin State Farmer, 2/23/2018
Mentioned: Jack Kloppenburg, Emeritus, Community and Environmental Sociology
Quoted: Alan Turnquist, Agronomy
Mentioned: Allen Centennial Garden

Is Genomic Testing Is Worth The Cost?
AgWeb, 2/23/2018
Quoted: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science

Supporting local farmers markets all about sharing
Wisconsin State Farmer, 2/25/2018
Quoted: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

WALSAA Announces Board of Directors 
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 2/26/2018
Mentioned: Marjorie Stieve, Alumna, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Expert: Robotic milking growth will continue
The Country Today, 2/26/2018
Quoted: Douglas Reinemann, Biological Systems Engineering

2018 Could Be Do or Die for Dicamba
Successful Farming –, 2/27/2018
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Milk prices headed back up
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 2/28/2018
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Of Interest

2 new appointments 1 reappointment to UW Board of Regents, 3/03/2018

UW-Madison CALS Seeking Nominations for Recognition Awards
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 2/27/2018