CALS in the News for the week of June 30 – July 6

In the News

Protecting Eagles’ Nests Are Key To Conservation
National Public Radio, 7/6/2018
Quoted: Benjamin Zuckerberg, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

The Tick App offers resources to identify, remove ticks as part of Lyme disease study
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 7/3/2018
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

Ticks are appearing more frequently in backyards. Here’s how to target ticks close to home.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 7/3/2018
Mentioned: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

Wisconsin Farmers Plant Record Amount Of Soybeans As New Tariffs Loom
Wisconsin Public Radio, 7/6/2018
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

State producers battling through trade war
Wisconsin State Journal, 7/2/2018
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

The largest trade war in history: Local farmers brace for impact as China, U.S. increase tariffs
Channel, 7/6/2018
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Angry birds: Watch out for red-winged blackbird attacks this time of year
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 6/29/2018
Quoted: Anna Pidgeon, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

UW insect expert: Madison having a ‘bad mosquito year’, 7/4/2018
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

4 keepers of Madison’s gardens
Madison Magazine, 7/6/2018
Quoted: Benjamin Futa, Horticulture
Mentioned: Allen Centennial Gardens

Crops bounce back due to hot, humid weather
Channel 7/5/2018
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

‘A one-two punch of heavy rainfall followed by really hot weather’: Research explains algae blooms
Channel, 7/2/2018
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Mosquito with West Nile virus found in Milwaukee
CBS 58 News, 6/29/2018
Mentioned: Department of Entomology

WisContext: Pollinators Provide Extra Buzz To Wisconsin’s Cranberry Crop
Wisconsin Public Radio, 7/2/2018
Written by: Christelle Guédot, Entomology

Hey Buddy—Wanna Make $40 a Cow?
Dairy Herd Management, 7/2/2018
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

App gives real time kernel processing score
Hoard’s Dairyman, 7/2/2018
Quoted: Brian Luck, Biological Systems Engineering

Trade dispute causes dairy prices to tumble
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 7/2/2018
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

North American Manure Expo Aug. 15-16
Morning Ag Clips, 7/3/2018
Mentioned: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science

UW–Madison turfgrass facility to host field day
Morning Ag Clips, 7/1/2018
Quoted: Bruce Schweiger, Agricultural Research Stations
Photo by: Ben Vincent, CALS External Communications
Mentioned: O.J. Noer Turfgrass Research and Education Facility