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