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CALS in the News for the Week of May 16-22

In the News

Where coronavirus isn’t: What’s kept cases officially at zero in these 200 counties?
USA Today, 5/17/20
Quoted: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology

Urban Wildlife Habits Change With Humans Staying At Home
Wisconsin Public Radio, 5/22/20
Interviewed: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Supporting local restaurants safely during pandemic
Wisconsin State Journal, 5/19/20
Quoted: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology

Ag processing plants facing pandemic disruptions
WisBusiness.com, 5/21/20
Quoted: Heather White, Dairy Science
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal Sciences
Quoted: Michelle Miller, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

Should you parboil brats? Nope. And science can tell you why
Green Bay Press Gazette, 5/21/20
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal Sciences

COVID-19 taking roll on economy, experts say
WMTV – NBC15, 5/17/20
Quoted: Andrew Stevens, Agricultural and Applied Economics

USDA outlines rules for $19 billion in farm aid
Wisconsin Public Radio, 5/21/2020
Quoted: Andrew Stevens, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Milk production growth moderates
Progressive Dairy, 5/21/20
Quoted: Bob Cropp, Emeritus, Agricultural and Applied Economics

WI fruit growers battle freezing temperatures
Wisconsin State Farmer, 5/21/20
Quoted: Amaya Atucha, Horticulture
Quoted: Steve Louis, Alumnus, Dairy Science, Horticulture
Quoted: Joe Zimbric, Alumnus, Agronomy

Pair-housing benefits calves
Agri-View, 5/21/20
Quoted: Jennifer Van Os, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Rekia Salter, Student, Dairy Science
Mentioned: Kim Reuscher, Student, Dairy Science

These two tools get cows pregnant sooner
Hoard’s Dairyman, 5/18/20
Quoted: Paul Fricke, Dairy Science

Of Interest

For the Class of 2020, a graduation season like no other
CBS News, 5/17/20

UW takes preliminary step toward massive research facility
The Capital Times, 5/19/20

Are There Zombie Viruses — Like The 1918 Flu — Thawing In The Permafrost?
NPR, 5/19/20