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One-Day Conference: Crop Management in the 21st Century

One-Day Conference:  Crop Management in the 21st Century Amber Radatz, UW-Discovery Farms Program The University of Wisconsin – Discovery Farms Program is conducting a one-day conference on December 12th, in the Wisconsin Dells.  The theme of the day will be … Continue reading

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We Know You Know One!

We Know You Know One! Bryan Jensen (IPM Program, WI CCA board) A great CCA that is!  The WI CCA Board is accepting nominations for the 2013 WI CCA of the Year Award.  Please take the time to show your … Continue reading

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Grazing Drought Stressed Corn Stalks

Grazing Drought Stressed Corn Stalks Dan Undersander, Forage Agronomist Some farmers are beginning to graze drought stressed corn stalks and are encountering nitrate toxicity problems. Remember that nitrate accumulates in the stalk and is more concentrated in the lower stalk … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager for October 18, 2012

Wisconsin Crop Manager for October 18, 2012 The 28th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available.  Click below to view this issue.

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Pest Management Update Meeting Reminder

Pest Management Update Meeting Reminder Eileen Cullen, Extension Entomologist We hope that you will be able to attend the UW-Extension Pest Management Update meetings coming up early November 2012. The full schedule with dates, meeting locations, topics and registration contact … Continue reading

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Vegetable Crop Update 10/18/12

Vegetable Crop Update 10/18/12 The 26th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available.  Click below to view this update.

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A New Virus of Soybean Confirmed in Wisconsin

A New Virus of Soybean Confirmed in Wisconsin Damon L. Smith (Plant Pathology, UW-Madison/Extension), Kyle Willis (USDA-ARS Vegetable Crops Research Unit and Department of Plant Pathology, UW-Madison) This week our laboratory confirmed the presence of Soybean vein necrosis-associated virus (SVNaV) … Continue reading

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2013 IPM Field Scout Training Class

2013 IPM Field Scout Training Class Bryan Jensen, IPM Program The Madison Field Scout Training Classes will be held on the UW Madison Campus from January 14-18, 2013 (Friday, January 18 is an exam date and non-students aren’t required to … Continue reading

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To Rotate, or Not to Rotate – What Are You Going to Do in 2013?

To Rotate, or Not to Rotate – What Are You Going to Do in 2013? Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist Crop rotation is a universal management practice that has been recognized and exploited for centuries and is a proven process that … Continue reading

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Demonstration/Strip Trials – What should you learn from them?

Demonstration/Strip Trials – What should you learn from them? Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist The drought experienced this year has been unique. Drought occurs somewhere in Wisconsin nearly every production season. What has been unique this year is how widespread the … Continue reading

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