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CALS in the News for the Week of August 21 – 27

In the News

Got milk? Nope. Dairy-free ice cream is filling up freezers.
The Christian Science Monitor, 8/20/21
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science

Wisconsin Businesses Step Back From In-Office Work Plans As COVID-19 Delta Variant Spikes
Wisconsin Public Radio, 8/25/21
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Wisconsin Spice ships 75 million pounds of its mustard products worldwide from its Berlin facility
Green Bay Press Gazette, 8/25/21
Quoted: Allen Sass, Alumnus, Food Science
Quoted: Carrie Sass-Blustin, Alumna, Food Science
Mentioned: Phil Sass, Alumnus, Food Science

Mosquito activity is high in eastern Wisconsin, but West Nile virus transmission remains low
Green Bay Press Gazette, 8/25/21
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Sharp Uptick in Mosquito Population Causes Quite the Itch
WNCY Y100, 8/23/21
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Can canners still trust the Ball Blue Book, cornerstone of the American canning canon?
The New Food Economy, 8/26/21
Quoted: Barbara Ingham, Food Science

Blending together
The National Provisioner, 8/25/21
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences

More tar spot problems reported in Wisconsin
Brownfield Ag News, 8/26/21
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Soil scientist says don’t treat all fields the same when managing nitrogen
Brownfield Ag News, 8/26/21
Quoted: Carrie Laboski, Soil Science
Mentioned: Arlington Agricultural Research Station

Podcast: Nothing Is Foolproof
Food Safety Magazine, 8/24/21
Interviewed: Jeff Kornacki, Alumnus, Food Science

Meat Processing at UW-Madison: A Love Story
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, 8/16/21
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Steven Ricke, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Vanessa Leone, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Jeff Swenson, Alumnus Life Sciences Communication
Mentioned: Paul Humphrey, Alumnus, Life Sciences Communication, Dairy Science
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery Building
Mentioned: Bucky’s Varsity Meats

Opinion: Vaccines key to defeating COVID-19
Agri-View, 8/24/21
Author: Dan Smith, Alumnus, Life Sciences Communication

Of Interest

Tribal leaders in Wisconsin feel ignored over wolf hunt decision
Green Bay Press Gazette, 8/23/21

Wisconsin Trees In High Demand
Mid-West Farm Report, 8/26/21

A Longtime Military Photographer Has A New Passion Project: Bugs
NPR, 8/19/21