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Herbicide carryover concerns—-Challenges from the drought will keep on coming

Herbicide carryover concerns—-Challenges from the drought will keep on coming Vince M. Davis, Department of Agronomy, UW-Madison/Extension Is herbicide carryover a concern for fall 2012 and spring 2013 crops?———Yes Are there great remedies and advice to alleviate carryover concerns?——–Few, and … Continue reading

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2012 Pest Management Update Meetings

2012 Pest Management Update Meetings Eileen Cullen, Extension Entomologist We are pleased to announce the schedule and topics for the 2012 Pest Management Update Meetings. See the table with this article for the schedule. Please check the dates and locations and … Continue reading

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2012 Area Soybean Conferences: December 11-13

2012 Area Soybean Conferences: December 11-13 Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist First Announcement: The Wisconsin Soybean Association, Soybean Marketing Board, and Cooperative Extension are hosting the 2012 WI Area Soybean Conferences. They will be held on December 11-13 … Continue reading

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When should I soil sample this fall?

When should I soil sample this fall? Carrie A.M. Laboski, Extension Soil Fertility/Nutrient Management Specialist This past summer’s drought has left some wondering when they should soil sample this fall. Sampling very dry soil may provide erroneous soil test results … Continue reading

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Fall is Still a Good Time to Sample for SCN and Other Plant Parasitic Nematodes

Fall is Still a Good Time to Sample for SCN and Other Plant Parasitic Nematodes Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist The WI Soybean Marketing Board (WSMB) sponsors free nematode testing to help producers stay ahead of the most … Continue reading

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A New Field Crops Pathologist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

A New Field Crops Pathologist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Dr. Damon Smith has joined the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison as the new field crops extension pathologist.  He assumed this role as of September … Continue reading

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Drought 2012: Moldy Corn and Crop Insurance

Drought 2012: Moldy Corn and Crop Insurance Damon L. Smith, Plant Pathology (UW-Madison/Extension), Paul D. Mitchell (Agricultural and Applied Economics, UW-Madison/Extension) To download this article as a PDF file click here. Corn harvest is beginning throughout Wisconsin and should proceed … Continue reading

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Planting Winter Wheat into Dry Soil

Planting Winter Wheat into Dry Soil Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Dry soil conditions have sparked many questions from growers on how best to establish their winter wheat crop. As we have been reminded in the drought of … Continue reading

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Vegetable Crop Update 9/16/12

Vegetable Crop Update 9/16/12 The 25th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. Click below to view this update.

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Wisconsin Crop Manager September 13, 2012

Wisconsin Crop Manager September 13, 2012 The 26th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available.  Click below to view this issue.

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