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CALS in the News for the Week of September 8 – 14

Babcock Hall

New day dawns for world-renown dairy facility
Hoard’s Dairyman, 9/10/2018
Quoted: Rebecca Blank, UW-Madison Chancellor
Quoted: Kate VandenBosch, CALS Dean
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Mentioned: Stephen Babcock, Deceased, Agricultural Chemistry (Biochemistry)
Mentioned: Wisconsin Master Cheesemaker Program
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant

$47 million Babcock Hall renovation begins
Wisconsin Agriculturalist, 9/14/2018
Quoted: Rebecca Blank, UW-Madison Chancellor
Quoted: Kate VandenBosch, CALS Dean
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store

Center for Dairy Research dream come true in UW-Madison construction project
Wisconsin State Farmer, 9/10/2018
Quoted: Rebecca Blank, UW-Madison Chancellor
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Pictured: Kate VandenBosch, CALS Dean

Babcock Hall set to begin $47 million renovation
The Badger Herald, 9/10/2018
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store

WCMA Cheers Start of Center for Dairy Research Renovations
Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association, 9/7/2018
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant

Weekly Digest
Progressive Dairyman, 9/12/2018
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

General

Wisconsin’s Floods Are Catastrophic—and Only Getting Worse
Wired, 9/8/2018
Quoted: Eric Booth, Agronomy

The Hidden Resilience of ‘Food Desert’ Neighborhoods
Civil Eats, 9/14/2018
Quoted: Monica White, Community and Environmental Sociology

As Floodwaters Recede, Algae Blooms Move In
Wisconsin Public Radio, 9/12/2018
Quoted: Eric Booth, Agronomy

Blue Sky Science: Is it possible to bring back extinct animals?
Madison.com, 9/10/2018
Mentioned: Stanley Temple, Emeritus, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Booming mosquito population expected to disappear soon
Madison.com, 9/7/2018
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

Flooding ruins crops and wipes out community gardens amid already tight market
Channel 3000.com, 9/10/2018
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Oak wilt detected in Bayfield, Douglas counties
Superior Telegram, 9/14/2018
Mentioned: UW Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic

Wood Turtle Hatchlings to be Monitored
Door County Pulse, 9/13/2018
Quoted: Tiffany Bougie, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

We’re all getting older, not just farmers
Hoard’s Dairyman, 9/12/2018
Quoted: David Egan-Robertson, Community and Environmental Sociology

Awash in water: Heavy rains, waterlogged fields raise crop concerns
The Country Today, 9/10/2018
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

From onions and potatoes: Alsum Farms and Produce celebrates 45 years
The Country Today, 9/10/2018
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Of Interest

Dairy industry, rural banks ask Wisconsin Supreme Court to review stray voltage case
Wisconsin State Journal, 9/11/2018

International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival
Travelwisconsin.com, 9/14/2018