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

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Expert recommends relating statistics and familiar concepts to understand COVID death totals
WKOW 27, 1/16/21
Quoted: Dominique Brossard, Life Sciences Communication

‘The happiness and joy has been sucked out of me’: Wisconsin dairy farmers face mental health crisis
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, 1/15/21
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability
Quoted: Randy Roecker, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

Wisconsin farmers: Fixing farm finances will improve mental health
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism, 1/15/21
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Expert: Messaging that vaccines save lives helps public overcome fears
WKOW 27, 1/17/21
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Wisconsinites’ Income Dropped 14.5 Percent Between July And September
Wisconsin Public Radio, 1/18/21
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Wisconsin Farm Center Hosts Online Support Groups For Producers, Families
Wisconsin Public Radio, 1/18/21
Quoted: Joy Kirkpatrick, Center for Dairy Profitability

Your guide to dairy-free dishes in Madison
Madison Magazine, 1/21/21
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy

Researchers use milk proteins for 3D printing
Brownfield Ag News, 1/21/21
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

The future of discovery at the University of Wisconsin
Meat + Poultry, 1/20/21
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Dean Kate VandenBosch
Quoted: Steven Ricke, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: Mark Cook, Deceased, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery Building
Mentioned: Bucky’s Varsity Meats
Pictured: Dillon Walker, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Pictured: Mitch Monson, Animal and Dairy Sciences

Dairy decline slows in Wisconsin
The Country Today, 1/18/21
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Of Interest

New China swine fever strains point to unlicensed vaccines
Reuters, 1/21/21

PFAS found in all Madison Lakes; DNR testing fish before issuing consumption warning
Wisconsin State Journal, 1/22/21

COVID-19 pandemic interrupts longtime Isle Royale wolf, moose study
Associated Press via Wisconsin State Journal, 1/17/21