CALS in the News for the Week of July 27 – August 2

In the News

Where Wisconsin’s Kids Aren’t Getting Free And Reduced School Lunches
Wisconsin Public Radio, 7/30/2019
Interviewed: Sarah Kemp, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Lab

What’s The Buzz With All The Yellow Jackets?
Wisconsin Public Radio, 7/31/2019
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Wisconsin 101: Babcock Ice Cream Carton
Wisconsin Life, 7/24/2019
Quoted: Glenda Jones, Food Science
Quoted: Raymond Van Cleve, Food Science
Quoted: Robert Bradley, Emeritus, Food Science
Mentioned: Stephen Babcock, Deceased, Agricultural Chemistry (Biochemistry)
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store
Mentioned: Babcock ice cream

Crop “sweat” can raise humidity, experts say it doesn’t create hot climate
Spectrum News, 7/30/2019
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy

Drag queens lead activities, celebrate flowers at Allen Centennial Garden’s Rainbow Party
Channel, 7/26/2019
Mentioned: Allen Centennial Garden

Political immunity: As measles cases spike, effort to eliminate vaccine exemption falters.
Isthmus, 8/1/2019
Qutoed: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology

Sauk Prairie locals look to future of agriculture
The Sauk Prairie Eagle, 8/1/2019
Quoted: Emily Matzke, Student, Animal Sciences, Life Sciences Communication

Big data, big opportunities: How artificial intelligence is transforming dairy farming
Progressive Dairy, 7/29/2019
Quoted: Guilherme J M Rosa, Animal Sciences
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Liliana Fadul, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Joao Dorea, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Tiago Passafaro, Animal Sciences
Mentioned: Arthur Fernandes, Animal Sciences
Mentioned: Ryan Pralle, Student, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Ligia Moreira, Student, Animal Sciences

UW-Madison Division of Extension: New name, same services
Wisconsin State Farmer, 7/30/2019
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Kernza perennial grain being tested for cattle
Agri-View, 7/25/2019
Mentioned: Valentin Picasso, Agronomy

Cooperative shares perspective on task force
Agri-View, 7/29/2019
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

Ward’s multi-faceted career leads to dairy, business, legislature, students
Agri-View, 7/29/2019
Mentioned: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Of Interest

In A 1st, Doctors In U.S. Use CRISPR Tool To Treat Patient With Genetic Disorder
National Public Radio, 7/29/2019

Farm bankruptcies rise as Trump’s trade war grinds on
Washington Post, 8/3/2019

FDA To CBD Retailers: Don’t Make Unfounded Health Claims
Iowa Public Radio, 8/1/2019

Cat-like lab mice created at UW could enhance study of parasite infection
Wisconsin State Journal, 7/29/2019

Sisters of the Soil share their dreams and inspire others
Wisconsin State Journal, 7/28/2019