Author Archives: ipcm-edit

Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter July 21, 2017

This is the 17th issue of the 24th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager and 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 Newsletter July 21, 2017

Wisconsin White Mold Risk Maps-July 21, 2017

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Jaime Willbur, Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison Sclero-cast: A Soybean White Mold Prediction Model **This tool is for guidance only and should be used with other sources of information … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin White Mold Risk Maps-July 21, 2017

Report a pigweed and help prevent spread of new potentially herbicide resistant pigweed

Mark Renz, UW Madison Associate Professor and Extension Specialist Sam Marquardt, UW Madison Assistant Outreach Specialist Concern about the continued spread of waterhemp and Palmer amaranth exist in Wisconsin. While we have long battled other pigweeds like red-root and smooth, … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on Report a pigweed and help prevent spread of new potentially herbicide resistant pigweed

Wisconsin Cover Crop Conference

Heidi Johnson, University of Wisconsin-Extension Dane County The 2018 Wisconsin Cover Crop Conference will take place on February 27 (9am-4pm) at the Holiday Inn in Steven’s Point.  This will be a statewide conference geared toward helping Wisconsin farmers use cover … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Cover Crop Conference

New Pigweed ID card available

Available from the NPM Program!  A new visual guide for identifying two of the pigweed species of special concern in Wisconsin:  Waterhemp (Amaranthus tuberculatus) and Palmer Amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri). Waterhemp is common in Wisconsin and has documented resistance to some … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Comments Off on New Pigweed ID card available

Thistle Caterpillars in Soybean

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Several calls and questions have come in to both myself and PJ Liesch of the Insect Diagnostic Lab regarding an odd type of caterpillar feeding on soybean. This is an insect call the … Continue reading

Posted in Insects & Mites, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Thistle Caterpillars in Soybean

Corn Rootworms

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Northern and Western corn rootworm beetles are emerging and larval feeding is starting to peak. Monitoring root damage over the next few weeks and scouting for beetles in continuous corn will provide useful … Continue reading

Posted in Insects & Mites, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Corn Rootworms

Western Bean Cutworm Update

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Based on degree day accumulations, DATCP’s Pest Bulletin reports and individual calls, the time for Western Bean Cutworm scouting is here for southern Wisconsin and soon will be in all corn growing areas … Continue reading

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

Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update, July 21, 2017

Brian Hudelson, Sue Lueloff, John Lake 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 July 8, 2017 through July 14, 2017. … Continue reading

Posted in Veg Crop Update, WCM newsletter | Comments Off on Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update, July 21, 2017

In-Season Corn Disease Management Decisions – 2017

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Tasseling has begun on field corn in the southern region of Wisconsin. With this, comes many questions about applying fungicide to control disease and preserve yield. What diseases are out … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on In-Season Corn Disease Management Decisions – 2017
Page 4 of 139« First...23456...102030...Last »