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CALS in the News for the Week of June 27-July 3

In the News

American Cheese Society president, and lifetime achievement honoree, grew up loving Wisconsin flavors
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 7/1/20
Quoted: Marianne Smukowski, Center for Dairy Research

Late Reedsville dairyman to be featured in National Dairy Hall of Fame
Herald Times Reporter, 7/2/20
Mentioned: Randall “Randy” Geiger, deceased, Honorary Recognition recipient
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

What Do We Know About Herd Immunity and Coronavirus?
Spectrum News, 7/1/20
Quoted: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Lab

Partnership Gets UW Pork to Rural Food Banks
Spectrum News, 7/1/20
Quoted: Jamie Reichert, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Examining Distrust of Science During Pandemic
Spectrum News, 6/26/20
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

UW-Madison ‘Tick Team’ Researchers Work To Keep The Bites At Bay
Spectrum News, 6/29/20
Quoted: Bieneke Bron, Entomology
Quoted: Susan Paskewitz, Entomology

How To Give The Boot To Wisconsin’s Invasive Plants
Wisconsin Public Radio, 6/27/20
Quoted: Mark Renz, Agronomy

The Innovate Network aims to coordinate and amplify startup initiatives on campus
Madison Magazine, 6/30/20
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Center for Integrated Agriculture Systems

What the Heck Are Terpenes, and Why Do They Matter?
Shepherd Express, 6/30/20
Quoted: Shelby Ellison, Horticulture

Heart connects dairy alliance to world
Agri-View, 7/2/2020
Quoted: Karen Nielsen, Dairy Business Innovation Alliance, Center for Dairy Research
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science, Center for Dairy Research

University of Wisconsin cancels research field days
Brownfield Ag News, 6/30/20
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Rhinelander Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Hancock Agricultural Research Station

Some wheat diseases starting to show up in Wisconsin
Brownfield Ag News, 7/2/20
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology

‘Dairy Brain’ project asks farmers to help create smarter dairies
Wisconsin State Farmer, 6/30/20
Quoted: Victor Cabrera, Animal and Dairy Sciences

Of Interest

Why Cornell Will Reopen in the Fall
Wall Street Journal, 6/30/20

Lawmaker Says UW-Extension Undermining 4-H
Mid-West Farm Report, 6/29/20