CALS in the News for the Week of June 4 – June 10

In the News

Why the global soil shortage threatens food, medicine and the climate
CNBC, 6/5/22
Interviewed: Jo Handelsman, Plant Pathology

Summer Monarch Populations Are Steady Despite Winter Declines, Study Finds
The New York Times, 6/10/22
Quoted: Karen Oberhauser, Entomology

Very Fancy Butter Is on the Rise at Restaurants Around the Country
Bon Appétit, 6/9/22
Quoted: Gina Mode, Center for Dairy Research

Southern Wisconsin on course for more mosquitos than last year
WDJT-TV, 6/7/22
Quoted: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Editorial: On way to Northwestern, Blank urges more building project control
The Wisconsin Technology Council, 6/9/22
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Claim: Grazed grasslands trump cover crops on long-term carbon sequestration
Successful Farming, 6/6/22
Quoted: Randy Jackson, Agronomy

Meat processing co-op takes shape
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 6/7/22
Quoted: Jeff Swenson, Alumnus, Life Sciences Communication

Editorial: Farmer mental health, marketing and product placement
Wisconsin State Farmer, 6/7/22
Author: John Shutske, Biological Systems Engineering

Prepare For Mosquito Season
Mid-West Farm Report, 6/5/22
Interviewed: PJ Liesch, Entomology
Mentioned: Insect Diagnostic Lab


Of Interest

UWM husband-wife profs fired for defrauding grad students, records say
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 6/6/22


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.