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CALS in the News for the Week of August 3 – 9

In the News

UN Report: Agriculture Must Change To Reduce Effects Of Climate Change
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/9/2019
Quoted: Thea Whitman, Soil Science
Quoted: Matt Ruark, Soil Science

Botham Vineyards & Winery has withstood winter, spring and economic storms to make 30 years
Wisconsin State Journal, 8/5/2019
Quoted: Sarah Botham, Life Sciences Communication

UW-Extension offers safety tips on safe canning for your summer fruits and veggies
Wisconsin Radio Network, 8/6/2019
Quoted: Barb Ingham, Food Science

Farmers recover from intense storms in Wisconsin
Spectrum News 1, 8/2/2019
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Wisconsin farmers could lose big as China stops purchasing ag products
WQOW TV, 8/6/2019
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Liederkranz Cheese
Atlas Obscura, 8/6/2019
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Homeowners have options to treat ash trees as borer infestation grows
Portage Daily Register, 8/6/2019
Mentioned: R. Chris Williamson, Entomology
Mentioned: PJ Liesch, Entomology

A plan of attack: Municipality staff learn best practices for managing invasive plants on roadsides
The Country Today, 8/5/2019
Quoted: Mark Renz, Agronomy

UW research on industrial hemp to be highlighted at field day
The Country Today, 8/5/2019
Mentioned: Haleigh Ortmeier-Clarke, Student, Agronomy
Mentioned: Department of Agronomy
Mentioned: Department of Soil Science
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Your Dairy Can Get To Net Zero GHG Emissions
Farm Journal’s MILK, 8/9/2019
Quoted: Matt Ruark, Soil Science

Stieve to be Honored with WALSAA Daluge Red Jacket
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 8/5/2019
Mentioned: Marjorie Stieve, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Rick Daluge, Emeritus Assistant Dean
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture
Mentioned: National Agri-Marketing Association

Soybean frost danger detailed
Agri-View, 8/6/2019
Written by: , Student, Agronomy
Written by: Shawn Conley, Agronomy
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Of Interest

This Handy New Device Might Help KO Cholera
National Public Radio, 8/7/2019

Monsanto parent Bayer said to propose $8 billion settlement over glyphosate claims
CBS News, 8/9/2019

Revealed: how Monsanto’s ‘intelligence center’ targeted journalists and activists
The Guardian, 8/9/2019