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True Armyworms

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension, UW-Madison Integrated Pest Management Program No worries just yet. More of a feeling than anything else.  Based on a few calls and emails, be on the lookout for armyworms.  The summer generation can be cryptic.  Corn is … Continue reading

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Gear Up: Western Bean Cutworm

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension, UW-Madison Integrated Pest Management Program It is that time of the year to start thinking, if not scouting for Western bean cutworm.  Degree days suggest the moth flight is underway, although not peaking, in southern Wisconsin.  Female … Continue reading

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Wisconsin White Mold Risk Maps- July 8

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison To view the Wisconsin White Mold Risk Maps, click here. **These maps are for guidance only and should be used with other sources of information and professional advice when determining … Continue reading

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Wisconsin UWEX Vegetable Crop Update Issue 14

Amanda Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, Potato & Vegetable Pathology, UW-Madison Plant Pathology Department Vegetable Crop Updates Newsletter #14 PDay and DSV disease risk for potato early and late blight Late blight and early blight updates for WI and nation … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Check for Corn Rootworm Damage

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension, UW-Madison Integrated Pest Management Program The next 2-3 weeks will be a good time to start spot-check continuous corn fields for corn rootworm feeding injury. Peak damage will usually occur by late July. Waiting longer increases the … Continue reading

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update July 6

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 June 30, 2018 through July 6, 2018. … Continue reading

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Soybean Meal Value Variation: A Case Study in U.S. Swine

Shawn P. Conley, Extension Soybean and Small Grains Agronomist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] is the most important oilseed crop in the U.S., grown mainly as a protein and oil source for animal and human consumption. Upon … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin, Issue No. 10, July 5

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Bureau of Plant Industry/Division of Agricultural Resource Management, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 63 Issue No. 10 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/07-05-18.pdf I N S I D E  T H … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter for July 5

This is the 13th issue of the 25th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager and is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.

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Growing Winter Wheat Profitably Event

UW-Extension will host a ‘Growing Winter Wheat Profitably’ at the Public Events Building of the Arlington Research Station on July 9 from 10am until 2pm. Winter wheat acreage has decreased in recent years due to dockage at the elevator and … Continue reading

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