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CALS in the News for the week of April 8-14

Babcock Hall Grand Opening

New Babcock Hall facilities stand to drive innovation in Wisconsin’s dairy industry
Wisconsin State Journal, 4/12/23
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Quoted: Casey Whyte, Food Science
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant

Inside Look: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant renovation and Center for Dairy Research addition
27 WKOW, 4/11/23
Quoted: Casey Whyte, Food Science
Quoted: Tom Guerin, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant

UW-Madison unveils $73 million dairy research, production facilities
NBC News 15, 4/11/23
Quoted: Casey Whyte, Food Science
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research

Tour the new UW-Madison Babcock Dairy Plant, Center for Dairy Research
The Cap Times, 4/12/23
Photographed: John Lucey, Food Science
Photographed: Brandon Prochaska, Center for Dairy Research
Photographed: John Jaeggi, Center for Dairy Research
Photographed: Tracy Hanke, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant

UW-Madison dairy production stopped in 2019 — now it’s back and bigger
The Cap Times, 4/12/23
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Quoted: Casey Whyte, Food Science
Photographed: John Jaeggi, Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant

Say cheese! UW-Madison unveils renovated dairy plant
The Daily Cardinal, 4/13/23
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Quoted: Casey Whyte, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Department of Food Science
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store

Babcock Hall Dairy Plant celebrates new facility renovations
The Badger Herald, 4/13/23
Mentioned: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Mentioned: John Lucey, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Department of Food Science
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store

Celebrating The New & Improved Babcock Facilities
The Mid-West Farm Report, 4/11/23
Quoted: Scott Rankin, Food Science
Quoted: John Lucey, Food Science
Photographed: John Jaeggi, Center for Dairy Research
Photographed: Casey Whyte, Food Science
Mentioned: Center for Dairy Research
Mentioned: Department of Food Science
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Plant
Mentioned: Babcock Hall Dairy Store

In the News

WisEye Morning Minute: The State of Wisconsin’s Economy 2023
Wisconsin Eye, 4/11/23
Interviewed: Steven Deller, Agricultural and Applied Economics

UW-Madison among 16 universities participating in new Small Town and Rural Students Network program for students
The Daily Cardinal, 4/13/23
Quoted: Jacob Roden, Student, Agricultural and Applied Economics
Quoted: Jennifer Blazek, Alumna, Agroecology
Mentioned: College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Opinion: In-state tuition hikes will harm state, students
The Badger Herald: 4/9/23
Written by: Charles Zumbrunnen, Student, Agricultural and Applied Economics

The future of dairy processing
WTAQ, 4/12/23
Interviewed: John Jaeggi, Center for Dairy Research

Which Are the Best Cheeses to Freeze at Home?
The Cheese Professor, 4/12/23
Quoted: Luis A. Jiménez-Maroto, Center for Dairy Research

Find ways to throttle down stress
Hoard’s Dairyman, 4/10/23
Quoted: John Shutske, Biological Systems Engineering

Control Waterhemp This Planting Season
The Mid-West Farm Report, 4/13/23
Interviewed: Rodrigo Werle, Agronomy

Of Interest

Whooping, sandhill cranes in danger from lead ammunition and fishing tackle
Wisconsin State Journal, 4/10/23

Texas dairy farm explosion kills 18,000 cows
BBC News, 4/13/2022

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.