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CALS in the News for the Week of September 28 – October 4

In the News

As the economy teeters, Trump’s ‘eighth wonder of the world’ wobbles with it
The Washington Post, 9/28/2019
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Manufacturing in recession? Not so far in this factory hub.
The Christian Science Monitor, 10/3/2019
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

UW President Defends Lifting Cap On Out-Of-State Enrollments At UW-Madison
Wisconsin Public Radio, 10/1/2019
Mentioned: Applied Population Lab

Finance panel approves dairy hub, suicide prevention hotline funding
Wisconsin Radio Network, 10/3/2019
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

Rural Wisconsin communities seek paths to better health care future
Wisconsin Watch, 9/30/2019
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Kids lucky to have Farm2School chili
La Crosse Tribune, 9/27/2019
Quoted: Vanessa Herald, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Finance panel approves dairy hub, suicide prevention funding
USAgNet, 10/3/2019
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

New ice skating rink to be created on Dana Farm in Kewaunee County
Wisconsin State Farmer, 9/30/2019
Mentioned: Ransom Asa Moore, Deceased, Agronomy

Conservational producers find common ground
Agri-View, 10/4/2019
Quoted: Jason Cavadini, Marshfield Agricultural Research Station
Pictured: Brook Bembeneck, Student, Agroecology

Next-generation genetic work boosted
Agri-View, 10/2/2019
Mentioned: Heidi Kaeppler, Agronomy

Of Interest

Online courses driving rise in UW-Madison summer school enrollment
Wisconsin State Journal, 10/2/2019

Republicans voice opposition to U.S. agriculture secretary’s farm comments
Wisconsin State Journal, 10/4/2019

Red and processed meat are OK to eat, controversial new guidelines claim. Don’t believe it, leading experts say
CNN, 9/30/2019

A farmer invented ‘calf earmuffs’ to keep newborn calves warm
Insider, 7/9/2019