In a bean pod… We developed an approach to evaluate the influence of row spacing on U.S. soybean yield using both producer and experimental data. Experimental data showed a consistent yield advantage of narrow versus wide row spacing. However, data … Continue reading
The 23rd issue of the 25th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager. All the WCM blog articles for the week are compiled into one PDF.
Shawn P. Conley, Adam C. Roth, John M. Gaska, and Damon L. Smith Departments of Agronomy and Plant Pathology University of Wisconsin, Madison The Wisconsin Soybean Performance Trials are conducted each year with the producer’s needs in mind. Our objective … Continue reading
Brian Hudelson, Sue Lueloff, John Lake and Ann Joy The PDDC receives samples of many plant and soil samples from around the state. The following diseases/disorders have been identified at the PDDC from October 13, 2018 through November, 2018. The … Continue reading
by Rodrigo Werle (UW-Madison Extension Cropping Systems Weed Scientist), Dan Smith (UW NPM Southwest Wisconsin Regional Specialist) and Richard Proost (UW NPM Sr. Outreach Specialist) Waterhemp management in soybeans was a challenge for several farmers in 2018. As we finalize … Continue reading
Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist The Wisconsin oat and barley performance trials are conducted each year to serve Wisconsin growers. Trials include released varieties, experimental lines from Wisconsin and Midwestern states, and lines from private companies. The … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program The Madison Field Scout Training Class (354) will be held on the UW Madison Campus from January 7-11, 2019. The course is designed to provide the skills necessary for proper pest identification, crop … Continue reading
Pigeon Falls, WI. – Register today for the 7th Annual UW Discovery Farms Conference set to be held on December 12, 2018, at the Glacier Canyon Convention Center in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Farmers, crop consultants, agency personnel and anyone with … Continue reading
Damon L. Smith, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Sporebuster smartphone application When a fungicide application is needed to control white mold in soybeans, Sporebuster can help determine a profitable program. You enter your … Continue reading
The 22nd issue of the 25th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager. All the WCM blog articles for the week are compiled into one PDF.