CALS in the News for the week of March 11-17

March 17, 2023 

In the News

130-year-old farm training program getting new life at UW-River Falls
Wisconsin Public Radio, 3/13/23
Quoted: Dean Glenda Gillaspy
Quoted: Kevin Krentz, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course

EPA proposes limits on toxic ‘forever chemicals’ in drinking water
Wisconsin Public Radio, 3/13/23
Quoted: Scott Laeser, Alumnus, Biology

Remote work continues in Madison, across Wisconsin following pandemic
The Badger Herald, 3/16/23
Quoted: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Senator Baldwin, Attorney General Kaul push Meta for answers on poor customer service to Wisconsin small businesses
The Badger Herald, 3/14/23
Quoted: Dietram Scheufele, Life Sciences Communication

Effective weed and pest management possible with cover crops
Y100 WNCY, 3/15/23
Quoted: Rodrigo Werle, Agronomy
Quoted: Mark Renz, Agronomy
Quoted: Jim Winn, Alumnus, Farm and Industry Short Course
Mentioned: Nick Arneson, Agronomy
Mentioned: Dan Smith, Horticulture

Smarter meat snack processing
Meat + Poultry, 3/17/23
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery building

New Variety Will Help Age-Old Crop Prosper Beyond The 21st Century
Potato Grower, 3/14/23
Quoted: John Bamberg, Horticulture
Mentioned: Jiwan Palta, Horticulture
Mentioned: Alfonso del Rio, Horticulture

Weed, pest resistance a universal crop concern
Fruit Growers Network, 3/13/23
Quoted: Jed Colquhoun, Horticulture

UW-Madison food safety program moves to next level
Wisconsin Agriculturist, 3/13/23
Quoted: Steve Ricke, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Quoted: Jeff Sindelar, Animal and Dairy Sciences
Mentioned: Meat Science and Animal Biologics Discovery Building

Behnke Joins World Dairy Expo
The Mid-West Farm Report, 3/15/23
Quoted: Lisa Behnke, Alumna, Animal and Dairy Sciences

Winter Vs. Insects 
The Mid-West Farm Report, 3/14/23
Interviewed: PJ Liesch, Entomology

Of Interest

Milk, cheese and ice cream without the cow has entered the marketplace
The Washington Post, 3/12/23

Check your sofa cushions for a valuable Wisconsin quarter
Wisconsin State Journal, 3/17/23

Why a cookie recipe made this NH Girl Scout go rogue
New Hampshire Public Radio, 3/8/23

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.