CALS in the News for the Week of April 13 – 19

In the News

Nebraska extension’s flood response backed by dedicated coordinator, national network
Lincoln Journal Star, 4/14/2019
Quoted: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering

Parents envision Home of Our Own apartments for their children with special needs
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4/11/2019
Pictured: Bill Oemichen, Agronomy

Wisconsin wind turbine project pits brother against brother, clean energy against rural vistas
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, 4/16/2019
Mentioned: Jennifer Van Os, Dairy Science

Census: Dane County leads state in population growth; more than double any other county in Wisconsin
Wisconsin State Journal, 4/17/2019
Quoted: David Egan-Robertson, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Lab

Center for Dairy Research gets grant to create dairy drinks that don’t need refrigeration
Wisconsin State Journal, 4/18/2019
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

One million pledged to dairy Beverage Innovation Center
Brownfield Ag News, 4/18/2019
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Beverage Innovation Center

University of Wisconsin-Madison: Two scholars elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 4/18/2019
Mentioned: Jo Handelsman, Plant Pathology

Passion pushes women to provide agricultural training around the globe
The Country Today, 4/15/2019
Quoted: Karen Nielsen, Dairy Science

DBA focuses on budget issues at first Dairy Day at Capitol
The Country Today, 4/15/2019
Mentioned: UW Dairy Innovation Hub proposal

Seed quality a soybean concern
Wisconsin State Farmer, 4/18/2019
Mentioned: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

The business of raising calves
Wisconsin State Farmer, 4/16/2019
Quoted: Jennifer Van Os, Dairy Science

Six to be Inducted into Wisconsin Meat Hall of Fame
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 4/17/2019
Mentioned: Kathy Glass, Food Research Institute
Mentioned: Larry Clark, Alumnus, Animal Sciences

Of Interest

Viral video brings to light struggles of American dairy farmers
CBS, 4/16/2019

The bees living on Notre Dame’s roof survived the fire
CNN, 4/19/2019

First U.S. Patients Treated With CRISPR As Human Gene-Editing Trials Get Underway
National Public Radio, 4/16/2019

Wisconsin DNR chief says he needs farm sector’s help to clean up state water
Wisconsin State Journal, 4/17/2019

Photo gallery The winners: Cool Science Images 2019
University of Wisconsin-Madison, 4/18/2019