CALS in the News for the Week of October 6 – 12

In the News

An Ancient Ant-Bacteria Partnership to Protect Fungus
The New York Times, 10/6/2018
Quoted: Cameron Currie, Bacteriology
Quoted: Hongjie Li, Bacteriology

Organic farming with gene editing: An oxymoron or a tool for sustainable agriculture?
The Conversation (US), 10/10/2018
Quoted: Bill Tracy, Agronomy

Emission spéciale pour les élections de mi-mandat aux Etats-Unis (Special issue for mid-term elections in the United States)
RTS Radio – Toute un monde, 10/11/2018
Mentioned: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Starving bears and snowballs: talking science in a time of denial
COSMOS Magazine, 10/11/2018
Mentioned: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

UW-Madison, Verona brewery team up to create first wild lager brewed in North America
Wisconsin State Journal, 10/11/2018
Mentioned: Chris Todd Hittinger, Genetics

Madison brewery, UW-Madison students brew first North American wild lager
Channel, 10/10/2018
Quoted: Chris Todd Hittinger, Genetics

Phones to be probed for microbes at biotech summit in Madison
Wisconsin State Journal, 10/8/2018
Quoted: Christopher Mason, Alumnus, Genetics and Biochemistry

Startup makes field-by-field farming predictions ‘for any crop, anywhere’
The Capital Times, 10/11/2018
Mentioned: Mutlu Ozdogan, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: Pavel Pinkas, Agronomy

Wet weather delays harvest season for farmers
WSAW, 10/5/2018
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Quoted: Mitch Breunig, Alumnus, Dairy Science

New MPP will extend lifeline to dairy farmers
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 10/11/2018
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Class III milk hits highest point in almost a year
The Country Today, 10/8/2018
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

CALS honoree Anna Maenner values diversity
Agri-View, 10/9/2018
Quoted: Christelle Guedot, Entomology
Quoted: Patricia McManus, Plant Pathology
Quoted: Steve Louis, Alumnus, Dairy Science and Horticulture
Quoted: Matt Glewen, Alumnus, Meat and Animal Science

Bacterial leaf streak attacks
Agri-View, 10/6/2018
Written by: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic

Of Interest

The Lands We Share: The Allens
Wisconsin Public Radio, 10/10/2018

The Lands We Share: Traveling Exhibit Gives a Voice to the Rich History and Diversity of Wisconsin’s Farmers
UW-Madison Libraries, Page 34, 10/1/2018