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CALS in the News for the Week of August 8-14

In the News

Supposedly Fun Things We’ll Never Do the Same Way Again
The New York Times, 8/11/20
Quoted: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Laboratory

Is In-Person Voting Really Unsafe?
The Daily Beast, 8/10/20
Quoted: Malia Jones, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Laboratory

Pandemic Still Hurting State Economy
Urban Milwaukee, 8/10/20
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Fewer Wisconsin Farms Filed For Bankruptcy During the Height Of The Pandemic
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/10/20
Quoted: Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Flavors from around the world at Global Market and Food Hall
Wisconsin State Journal, 8/9/20
Quoted: Guanming Shi, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Wisconsin Farm-Related Fatality Report resurrected, offers data on ag deaths
Wisconsin State Farmer, 8/12/20
Quoted: John Shutske, Biological Systems Engineering

Wisconsin farmers, researchers optimistic about crops
Brownfield Ag News, 8/13/20
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Wisconsin corn researcher says crop looks better up north
Brownfield Ag News, 8/10/20
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Naked Farmer Smashes Convention, Pockets $670,000 Savings
Ag Professional, 8/11/20
Quoted: Erin Silva, Plant Pathology

CDR performing innovative cheese studies
DairyBusiness, 8/10/20
Mentioned: John Lucey, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall

Organic herb farmers work on sustainability
The Country Today, 8/10/20
Quoted: David Stevens, Alumnus, Horticulture
Quoted: Jane Hawley Stevens, Alumna, Horticulture
Mentioned: Julie Dawson, Horticulture

Of Interest

FDA clears saliva test for Covid-19, opening door to wider testing
STAT, 8/15/20

The Secret Behind New Insect Repellent’s Potent Punch Is Found in Grapefruit
Smithsonian Magazine, 8/13/20

City council unanimously backs bird-safe glass
WORT 89.9 FM, 8/6/20