CALS in the News for the Week of October 12 – 18

In the News

Too much milk: Two nations’ travails with dairy policy
The Christian Science Monitor, 10/16/2019
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Profitability

‘Struggling to tread water’: Dairy farmers are caught in an economic system with no winning formula
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10/18/2019
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Karen Gefvert, Alumna, Poultry Science

New Survey Finds Wisconsin Fish Farmers Seeing Steady Demand
Wisconsin Public Radio, 10/15/2019
Quoted: Bret Shaw, Life Sciences Communication

Microwave myths: The truth behind microwave safety
WDJT, 10/15/2019
Quoted: Bradley Bolling, Food Science

U.S. Sen. Baldwin and the scientists carrying on her grandfather’s work
Madison Magazine, 10/14/2019
Quoted: Dave Pagliarini, Biochemistry

Red Shed set to expand, move down the street in Baraboo
Baraboo News Republic, 10/15/2019
Quoted: Michelle Glaser, Alumna, Food Science
Mentioned: Department of Horticulture

Four Cubs hosts Madison guests
Burnett County Sentinel, 10/17/2019
Quoted: Dean Kate VandenBosch
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

America’s changing Dairyland: Consumer values, concerns shape modern animal agriculture
The Badger Herald, 10/15/2019
Quoted: Jennifer Van Os, Dairy Science
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

Dairy Innovation Hub Funding
The Mid-West Farm Report, 10/16/2019
Mentioned: UW–Madison ag campus

Dairy’s Causes for Hope
The Mid-West Farm Report, 10/18/2019
Quoted: Karen Gefvert, Alumna, Poultry Science

Green Bay: Schreiber Foods ex-owner Bob Bush dies
Wisconsin State Farmer, 10/11/2019
Mentioned: Bob Bush, Alumnus, Dairy Science

Agronomist earns UW-Madison honorary recognition
Agri-View, 10/14/2019
Quoted: Tim Boerner, Alumnus, Agronomy

Pennycress use for aviation fuel takes flight
Agri-View, 10/16/2019
Mentioned: Lancaster Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: West Madison Agricultural Research Station

Of Interest

California scientists hope to breed climate resilient trees
National Public Radio, 10/16/2019

The Wolf Runt Who Rose To Alpha-Male Status In Yellowstone 
On Point, 10/17/2019

Water, ‘Star Wars’ and pizza: Wisconsin Science Festival to take on variety of topics across state
Wisconsin State Journal, 10/14/2019

Men accused of trying to steal hemp from Columbia County farm field, 10/11/2019