CALS in the News for the Week of July 10 – 16

In The News

New Federal Funding Aimed At Small Meat Processors Could Help Industry Capitalize On Pandemic Demand
Wisconsin Public Radio, 7/13/21
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Paul Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Mentioned: Renk Agribusiness Institute

Native bees need saving too, research shows decline across Midwest
Spectrum News, 7/12/21
Quoted: Claudio Gratton, Entomology
Quoted: Jeremy Hemberger, Alumnus, Entomology

Stitching together past and present: Superior seamstress re-tulles heirloom wedding dress for Duluth bride
Superior Telegram via Yahoo news, 7/13/21
Quoted: Laura Bechard, Alumna, Community and Environmental Sociology

Lodi School District enrollment projections predict ‘slow, steady growth’
Lodi Enterprise, 7/15/21
Quoted: Sarah Kemp, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Laboratory

Members of Congress want to control high drug prices by fiddling with an IP law. But could the change hamper agricultural innovation?
The New Food Economy, 7/14/21
Quoted: William Tracy, Agronomy

Wisconsin potato researcher discusses season projects
Brownfield Ag News, 7/15/21
Quoted: Amanda Gevens, Plant Pathology

Seed Treatment Overload: The Unintended Consequences of a Popular Practice
Progressive Farmer, 7/13/21
Quoted: Shawn Conley, Agronomy

Apple Growers Gather & Learn
Mid-West Farm Report, 7/15/21
Quoted: Amaya Atucha, Horticulture