CALS in the News for the Week of January 1 – 7

In the News

International panel resolves dairy dispute, may benefit farmers
WAOW-TV, 1/6/22
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

What Fruit Growers Can Do To Start Off With Success in 2022
Growing Produce, 1/4/22
Quoted: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture

It’s time to cull “cull cows” from our vocabulary
Hoard’s Dairyman, 1/5/22
Mentioned: Jennifer Van Os, Animal and Dairy Sciences

Row shutoffs, electric seed units make good planter upgrades
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 1/3/22
Quoted: Brian Luck, Biological Systems Engineering

Dairy Farmer Shares Story
Mid-West Farm Report, 1/2/22
Interviewed: Dan Smith, Alumnus, Life Sciences Communication

New horizons: Agriculture experts analyze 2022 trends
The Country Today, 1/3/22
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability

Holding out for hope
Wisconsin State Farmer, 1/3/22
Author: Jerry Apps, Emeritus, (former) Department of Continuing and Vocational Education

Of Interest

How robots can help give struggling dairy farmers a boost
PBS Newshour, 1/3/22

Untapped market’: Wisconsin seeks to boost agricultural exports by nearly $1 billion
Wisconsin State Journal, 1/4/22

John Deere breaks new ground with self-driving tractors you can control from a phone
CNET, 1/6/22

Bioengineered foods at the grocery store could be labeled in a new way starting Jan. 1
Washington Post, 1/1/22

CALS in the News is a weekly selection of media stories quoting or mentioning CALS faculty, staff, students, alumni, research and programs. Other stories of interest to the UW–Madison community and those in the fields of agriculture and the life sciences are also included. This list is produced by CALS External Relations. Read more about our mission and methodology for curating this list.