CALS in the News for the Week of April 2 – 8

In the News

What to Know About the Bird Flu Outbreak
The New York Times, 4/2/22
Quoted: Ron Kean, Animal and Dairy Sciences

UW team competes in Elon Musk’s carbon removal competition
The Badger Herald, 4/6/22
Quoted: Rob Anex, Biological Systems Engineering
Quoted: Mikhaila Calice, Student, Life Sciences Communication

Discussion on changes to Farm & Industry Short Course continues
Wisconsin State Farmer, 4/6/22
Quoted: Jim Rickert, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Don Rickert, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Andrew Rickert, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Doug Reinemann, Biological Systems Engineering
Mentioned: Jennifer Blazek, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Dairy Revitalization Plan Sparks Hope
Mid-West Farm Report, 4/2/22
Quoted: Chuck Nicholson, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Mark Stephenson, Center for Dairy Profitability
Quoted: Sarah Lloyd, Agronomy
Mentioned: UW Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Meet Alice In Dairyland Candidate Taylor Schaefer
Mid-West Farm Report, 4/1/22
Quoted: Taylor Schaefer, Student, Life Sciences Communication, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: Association of Women in Agriculture

Bad things come in threes: Pathologists identify diseases threatening organic farms
The Country Today, 4/4/22
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology



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.