CALS in the News for the week of Sept. 24 – 30

In the News

As Madison region grows, a new area code is coming to south central Wisconsin
Wisconsin Public Radio, 9/26/22
Quoted: David Egan-Robertson, Community and Environmental Sociology
Mentioned: Applied Population Laboratory

‘It is like eating candy’: Antigo’s Eckerman Sheep Co. makes award-winning cheeses
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 9/28/22
Interviewed: Darlene Eckerman, Alumna, Food Science

The push to control America’s exploding geese population
WTMJ-TV, 9/23/22
Quoted: David Drake, Forest and Wildlife Ecology

Wisconsin farmers evaluate climate change impacts, consider solutions
The Badger Herald, 9/27/22
Quoted: Dan Schaefer, Emeritus, Animal and Dairy Science
Quoted: Matt Ruark, Soil Science

Book event this Sunday features local author
The Dodgeville Chronicle, 9/30/22
Mentioned: Christine Hawkinson, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication

Late-Season Tar Spot Scouting Pays
The Progressive Farmer, 9/26/22
Quoted: Damon Smith, Plant Pathology

Get the right price for your corn silage
Hoard’s Dairyman, 9/26/22
Quoted: Joe Lauer, Agronomy

Honoree heeds call to service
Agri-View, 9/28/22
Quoted: Liz Henry, Alumna, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Andrea Engebretson, Alumna, Soil Science
Quoted: Valerie Renk, Alumna, Life Sciences Communication
Quoted: Lloyd Holterman, Alumnus, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Sharon Brantmeier, Alumna, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Farming, military share challenges
Agri-View, 9/27/22
Quoted: Greg Lewandowski, Alumnus, Animal and Dairy Sciences

Dairy Innovation Hub- Research Grows
The Mid-West Farm Report, 9/27/22
Mentioned: Dairy Innovation Hub

Of Interest

Research seeks ways to grow solar and crops together in the skeptical Corn Belt
Wisconsin Watch, 9/27/22

Editorial: Wisconsin and other Midwest states must urgently join the digital transformation of agriculture
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 9/22/22

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.