CALS in the News for the Weeks of December 21 – January 3

In the News

UW Dairy Animal Welfare Specialist Thankful for the Cows
Wisconsin Life, 12/24/2019
Interviewed: Jennifer Van Os, Dairy Science
Interviewed: Lloyd Holterman, Alumnus, Dairy Science
Interviewed: Rekia Salter, Student, Dairy Science
Pictured: Daphne Holterman, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Pictured: Emmons Blaine Dairy Cattle Research Center
Pictured: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Struggling dairy farmers building a future with hazelnuts, specialty milk, and creative thinking
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel via USA Today, 12/26/2019
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Quoted: J.J. Pagel, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Quoted: Sarah Lloyd, Alumna, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

At home on a big campus, Michael Gilpin found his fit
Winds of Change, College 2019-2020 Edition
Mentioned: Judith Simcox, Biochemistry

Federal Government Approves 10 New Pesticides For Hemp Farming
Wisconsin Public Radio, 12/23/2019
Quoted: Shelby Ellison, Horticulture

Tracking wolves through sound: Wis. professor leads innovative study in Wood County
WSAW-TV, 12/27/2019
Quoted: Angela Dassow, Alumna, Forest and Wildlife Ecology, Entomology

New felony charges for causing damage to Kenosha County hemp field
Racine Journal Times, 12/21/2019
Quoted: Shelby Ellison, Horticulture
Quoted: Larry Konopacki, Alumnus, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Wisconsin Corn, Soybean Crops Harvested At One Of the Slowest Paces On Record In 2019
Wisconsin Public Radio, 12/26/2019
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

People need access to healthy food
Agri-View, 1/2/2020
Quoted: Monica White, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Sarah Lloyd, Alumna, Community and Environmental Sociology

Hemp’s growing pains continue
Agri-View, 12/26/2019
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Renk Agribusiness Institute
Mentioned: UW Center for Cooperatives

Dairy supporters get peek into U.S. poultry industry
The Country Today, 12/23/2019
Quoted: Ron Kean, Animal Sciences

Holtz & Maas Join the WALSAA Board
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 12/23/2019
Mentioned: Helen Holtz, Alumna, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Kay Maas, Alumna, Bacteriology, Animal Science

UW-Madison Short Course to Hold Reunion on January 25
Wisconsin Ag Connection, 12/25/2019
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course

Dairy outlook — 2020 a welcome change
Agri-View, 12/27/2019
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Profitability


Of Interest

There’s No Winter Break From ‘Publish or Perish’
The New York Times, 12/18/2019