CALS in the News for the Week of August 17 – 23

In the News

Surprise: Bees Need Meat
Scientific American, 8/23/2019
Quoted: Prarthana Dharampal, Entomology
Quoted: Shawn Steffan, Entomology

Graphic: Factory woes grip swing states that flipped for Trump in 2016
Reuters, 8/22/2019
Quoted: Tessa Conroy, Agricultural and Applied Economics

From Buckets to Robots: Dairy Technology And Its Impact On Wisconsin
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/11/2019
Interviewed: Doug Reinemann, Biological Systems Engineering

Just Ask Us: What Wisconsin species could be impacted by changes to Endangered Species Act?
Wisconsin State Journal, 8/19/2019
Quoted: Adena Rissman, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Tom Still: Rural economic challenges call for mix of solutions
Wisconsin State Journal, 8/18/2019
Written by: Tom Still, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Tessa Conroy, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Madison College students prepare to transfer to four-year college through biotechnology internship
Channel 3000, 8/16/2019
Mentioned: Wisconsin Crop Innovation Center

Celebrate National Honey Bee Day by getting the buzz on their well-being
Green Bay Press Gazette, 8/16/2019
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Hemp farming meeting held in Chippewa County
WEAU 13 News, 8/20/2019
Quoted: Haleigh Ortmeier-Clarke, Agronomy
Mentioned: Department of Agronomy

Guilfoile takes over as interim chancellor at UW-Stout
The Dunn County News, 8/19/2019
Quoted: Patrick Guilfoile, Alumnus, Bacteriology

Experts warn hemp market in flux
The Country Today, 8/19/2019
Quoted: Shelby Ellison, Horticulture

CALS to Honor Exemplary Leaders During Awards Banquet
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 8/22/2019
Mentioned: Tim Boerner, Alumnus, Agronomy
Mentioned: Gerald Weiss, Alumnus, Animal Sciences
Mentioned: David Thomas, Emeritus, Animal Sciences
Mentioned: Barbara Barton, Alumna, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Elzie Higginbottom, Alumnus, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Steven Ricke, Alumnus, Bacteriology, Animal Sciences

Still Time to Attend UW Ag Research Station Field Days
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 8/19/2019
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Kemp Natural Resources Station
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Ag leader honored for contributions
Agri-View, 8/22/2019
Mentioned: Marjorie Stieve, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Rick Daluge, Emeritus Assistant Dean
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture
Mentioned: National Agri-Marketing Association

UW dairy-department employees honored
Agri-View, 8/20/2019
Mentioned: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Ted Halbach, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Heather White, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Kent Weigel, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Intercollegiate Dairy Judging team
Mentioned: Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge team