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Hybrid Winter Rye Forage Trial Results – 2018

Shawn P. Conley, Extension Soybean and Small Grains Agronomist, University of Wisconsin-Madison A research trial was established in the fall of 2017 at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington, WI to help determine the value of hybrid winter rye as … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News – Volume 3, Issue 7

Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension https://go.wisc.edu/9ag6yw   This week in the Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter you can read about:   Insect Diagnostic Lab update Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic update White grubs: pests of strawberry roots and foliage Cornell’s online … Continue reading

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Wisconsin White Mold Risk Maps- July 15

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison To view the Wisconsin White Mold Risk Maps for July 15, click here. **These maps are for guidance only and should be used with other sources of information and professional … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin, Issue No. 11, July 12

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Bureau of Plant Industry/Division of Agricultural Resource Management, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 63 Issue No. 11 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/07-12-18.pdf I N S I D E  T H … Continue reading

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Two-spotted Spider Mites

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension, UW-Madison Integrated Pest Management Program Some may think this article should fall in the category of “sleeping with the light on” but I am not so sure.  We’ve had some relatively hot dry weather lately and I … Continue reading

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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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