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CALS in the News for the Week of September 19-25

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America’s farmers face multiplying pressures
The Economist (registration required), 9/19/20
Quoted: Chris Kucharik, Agronomy
Mentioned: Randy Roecker, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Leon Statz, Alumnus, Deceased, Farm and Industry Short Course

Wisconsin wolf numbers increase as DNR implements new population model
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 9/20/20
Mentioned: Tim Van Deelen, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
Mentioned: Scott Walter, Alumnus, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

UW-Madison gets $23 million grant for frozen imaging at atomic scale
Wisconsin State Journal, 9/21/20
Quoted: Elizabeth Wright, Biochemistry
Mentioned: Robert Kirchdoerfer, Biochemistry

More Than 40 Percent Of 2020 Farm Income Projected To Come From Federal Government Payments
Wisconsin Public Radio, 9/23/20
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Renk Agribusiness Institute

Wisconsin College Towns Top Nationwide List For Rapid Spread Of COVID-19
Wisconsin Public Radio, 9/22/20
Quoted: Malia Jones, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Applied Population Laboratory

UW students petition to ban Honorlock in classes
The Badger Herald, 9/21/20
Quoted: Richard Amasino, Biochemistry
Quoted: Claire Turke, Student, Genetics

Preserving the harvest: canning, pickling popularity spikes
Cambridge and Deerfield News Independent, 9/22/20
Quoted: Barbara Ingham, Food Science

Lifelong Badger earns honorary recognition
Agri-View, 9/24/20
Quoted: Al Gunderson, Alumnus, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Tom Crenshaw, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Dan Schaefer, Emeritus, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station
Mentioned: Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery Building

‘Nontraditionalist’ earns UW award
Agri-View, 9/22/20
Quoted: Claire Huschka Sink, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

Couple diversify dairy farm to add next generation
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 9/23/20
Quoted: Shelly Mayer, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Dwight Mayer, Alumnus, Animal and Dairy Sciences

No bull, these animals are dangerous
Wisconsin State Farmer, 9/23/20
Quoted: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering
Quoted: Paul Fricke, Animal and Dairy Sciences

Ag leaders advocate for road awareness during National Farm Safety and Health Week
Wisconsin State Farmer, 9/22/20
Quoted: Cheryl Skjolaas, Biological Systems Engineering

The cows come home: Dairy herd returns to UW-Madison campus
The Country Today, 9/21/20
Quoted: Heidi Zoerb, Associate Dean
Mentioned: Dairy Cattle Center
Mentioned: Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Emmons Blaine Dairy Cattle Research Center
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station