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Alfalfa Weevils Already?

Alfalfa Weevils Already? Bryan Jensen, IPM Program What a spring!  I don’t recall thinking about alfalfa weevils this early.  Take a look at UW Extension’s Ag Weather Site, http://www.soils.wisc.edu/uwex_agwx/ (click on Thermal Models).  Southern Wisconsin may soon be at the … Continue reading

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First Vegetable Crop Update of 2012 Now Available

First Vegetable Crop Update of 2012 Now Available The first Vegetable Crop Update of the 2012 season is now available.  To view this update click below:

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Wisconsin Crop Manager for March 22, 2012

Wisconsin Crop Manager for March 22, 2012 Click below to view the Wisconsin Crop Manager for March 22, 2012

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Be Cautious With Your Wheat Nitrogen Timing this Spring

Be Cautious With Your Wheat Nitrogen Timing this Spring  Shawn Conley, WI State Extension Field Crops Plant Pathologist With record high temperatures predicted this week if your winter wheat crop had not broken dormancy it soon will. I would like … Continue reading

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Crop Insurance Implications of Planting Crops Early

Crop Insurance Implications of Planting Crops Early Paul D. Mitchell, Agricultural and Applied Economics, UW-Madison With the continuing record-breaking temperatures and sunshine warming soils this year, some farmers may be thinking of planting their crops earlier than usual.  Climatologists and … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager for February 23, 2012

Wisconsin Crop Manager for February 23, 2012 Click below to view the Wisconsin Crop Manager for February 23, 2012

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Is My Winter Wheat at Risk?

Is My Winter Wheat at Risk? Shawn Conley, Soybean Extension Specialist Warm weather coupled with lack of snow cover have prompted many questions regarding the relative winterhardiness of Wisconsin’s winter wheat crop. Though daytime temperatures have risen into the 40’s … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Certified Soil Testing Laboratories

Wisconsin Certified Soil Testing Laboratories John Peters, Director, UW Soil Testing Laboratories SGS Mowers Soil Testing Plus of Toulon, IL has withdrawn from the Wisconsin certification program.  Therefore, as of March 2012, there are now six laboratories certified by the … Continue reading

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UW-River Falls Field Scout Training Class

UW-River Falls Field Scout Training Class Bryan Jensen, IPM Program The University of Wisconsin-River Falls, UW-Extension and the Integrated Pest Management Program are co-sponsoring the IPM Field Scout Training Class which will be held on the UW-River Falls campus, March … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager for January 19, 2012

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