Author Archives: ipcm-edit

Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board Announces Changes to the 2017 Free Nematode Testing Program

Shawn P. Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Four out of every five animals on earth today is a nematode so it is not surprising that agricultural fields are home to many nematode species. Fortunately, most nematodes are beneficial to … Continue reading

Posted in Insects & Mites, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Soybean Marketing Board Announces Changes to the 2017 Free Nematode Testing Program

Wisconsin Fruit News, Invasive Insects Supplemental Issue

Janet van Zoeren, Christelle Guédot, and Amaya Atucha, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Departments of Entomology and Horticulture Click here for a supplemental issue on invasive insects of the Wisconsin Fruit News. In it you will find information about:  Spotted wing … Continue reading

Posted in Crops, WCM newsletter | Comments Off on Wisconsin Fruit News, Invasive Insects Supplemental Issue

Vegetable Crop Update January 14, 2017

Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist 2017’s 1st issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. In this edition, please find information on: Information on spinach downy mildew, seen this fall/winter on spinach in season extension … Continue reading

Posted in Veg Crop Update | Tagged | Comments Off on Vegetable Crop Update January 14, 2017

2017 Wisconsin Soybean Association Soybean Yield Contest

Shawn P. Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Notable changes to the 2017 WSA Yield Contest: Entry fee decreased to $25 per entry Due date is extended to December 15th or 2 weeks post field harvest. Whichever comes first. Simplified … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on 2017 Wisconsin Soybean Association Soybean Yield Contest

UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, Jake Kurczewski 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 March 4, 2017 through March 10, 2017. … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

Wisconsin Crop Manager March 9, 2017

The 3rd issue of the 24th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.

Posted in WCM Issue Files, WCM newsletter | Comments Off on Wisconsin Crop Manager March 9, 2017

Diagnostics Through the UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic

Brian Hudelson, University of Wisconsin-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic The UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic (PDDC) provides unbiased, research-based plant disease identification and control recommendations for agricultural producers and businesses, horticultural producers and businesses, and homeowners throughout Wisconsin. If you … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Diagnostics Through the UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic

Western Bean Cutworm Management

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Although this article may seem premature, the warm weather has gotten me thinking about those insects which could be favored by the abnormally high winter temperatures. Western bean cutworm (WBC) is one insect … Continue reading

Posted in Insects & Mites, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Western Bean Cutworm Management

UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, Jake Kurczewski 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 February 18, 2017 through February 24, 2017. … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

Recycle your Empty Pesticide Containers — For Free!

Steve Tomasko—UW Pesticide Applicator Training Program Every year farms, coops, lawn care, structural pest control operators and other businesses purchase and empty millions of plastic containers containing pesticides. A large percentage of those empty containers end up in landfills. But … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on Recycle your Empty Pesticide Containers — For Free!
Page 1 of 12712345...102030...Last »