CALS in the News for the Week of August 25 – August 31

In the News

Wisconsin Dairy Farmers May Benefit From New Federal Program
US News & World Report, 8/26/2018
Quoted: Brian Gould, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Building bioethics into the future of life sciences innovation
Chemical & Engineering News, 8/27/2018
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Predation promise? Yellow perch growth doubles with exposure to predator attacks through mystery ‘alarm substance’, 8/21/2018
Quoted: Terence Barry, Forest and Wildlife Ecology, Animal Sciences

Urban wildlife workshop coming to Milwaukee
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 8/24/2018
Quoted: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Blue Sky Science: How do cows make milk?, 8/29/2018
Quoted: Laura Hernandez, Dairy Science

Officials, scientists keep their eyes on lake levels as another rainstorm approaches
Channel, 8/28/2018
Quoted: Eric Booth, Agronomy

Produce and gardens affected by floodwaters may require safety precautions
Channel, 8/24/2018
Mentioned: Barb Ingham, Food Science

Where Wisconsin Lacks Broadband Access
Urban Milwaukee, 8/29/2018
Mentioned: University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives

All Things Fungi Festival takes over Kemp Natural Resources Station
WJFW TV-12, 8/25/2018
Quoted: Dan Lindner, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: Kemp Natural Resources Station

An EPPIC Goal for Marathon County :: Uniting the Community in the Eau Pleine Watershed
Wisconsin Central Time NEWS, 8/20/2018
Mentioned: Marshfield Agricultural Research Station

AWABC Officers Announced for 2018-2019
Hoard’s Dairyman, 8/29/2018
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture Benefit Corporation
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture

Former ‘Farm Tech’ Manager Compiles 60+ Years of Show History
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 8/31/2018
Quoted: Ron Schuler, Emeritus, Biological Systems Engineering

UW-Madison ag science showcased in Columbia County field days
Wisconsin State Farmer, 8/30/2018
Quoted: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science
Quoted: Heidi Kaeppler, Agronomy
Mentioned: Matt Ruark, Soil Science
Mentioned: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Mentioned: Andrew Stammer, Soil Science

Waterhemp War
Wisconsin Farm Report, 8/27/2018
Mentioned: Rodrigo Werle, Agronomy

Organic vegetable research showcased at field day
The Country Today, 8/27/2018
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Julie Dawson, Horticulture
Pictured: Philipp Simon, Horticulture
Pictured: Solveig Hanson, Horticulture

EPPIC watershed group discusses its future
The Country Today, 8/27/2018
Quoted: Nancy Esser, Marshfield Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Marshfield Agricultural Research Station

Of Interest

$100 million Foxconn gift launches major new partnership with UW-Madison
UW in the News, 8/27/2018