Author Archives: Roger Schmidt

Crop Management Info Courtesy of the Soybean Checkoff

Access a Wealth of Crop Management Info Courtesy of the Soybean Checkoff Paul Esker, Professor; Escuela de Agronomía; Universidad de Costa Rica NOTE: THIS OFFER IS FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE! As part of its tech transfer efforts, the United Soybean Board … Continue reading

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Patience When Thinking about Planting Corn this Year

Patience When Thinking about Planting Corn this Year Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist The weather this year has many farmers and agronomists wondering, “What if?” What if I had planted in March? What if I plant before crop insurance kicks in … Continue reading

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Early Spring Creates Early Weed Pressure Concerns

Early Spring Creates Early Weed Pressure Concerns Vince M. Davis, Cropping Systems Weed Scientist and Extension Specialist, UW-Madison This spring is shaping up to be one for the record books in many ways, but ‘early’ is mostly an understatement.  The need … Continue reading

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2012 Weed emergence in Wisconsin: uncharted territory

2012 Weed emergence in Wisconsin: uncharted territory Mark Renz Extension Weed Scientist, Agronomy Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison Time of first weed emergence is fairly consistent from year to year.  For example Jerry Doll monitored yellow foxtail emergence over a three … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Vegetable Crop newsletter 4-2-12

Dr. Amanda J. Gevens, Extension Plant Pathologist in Potatoes & Vegetables Included in this newsletter are the following topics: Potato updates from WI Seed Cert Program Dual Magnum Herbicide Special Needs Registration – Public Comment Period Potato Disease Management – … Continue reading

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IPM Toolkit app for iPhones and iPad

IPM Toolkit Now Available for iPhones and iPad Roger Schmidt and Paul Esker Integrated Pest Management Program, University of Wisconsin   It is with great pleasure that we take this opportunity to announce the launch of the IPM Toolkit Version … Continue reading

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All 2011 Crop Manager articles compiled in one PDF

The complete 2011 Wisconsin Crop Manager Volume 18 is now available on our website as a single PDF. The first four pages are a Table of Contents listing every article and the page number it can be found on. To … Continue reading

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Mobile Web Tools For Extension Outreach

Roger Schmidt, Information Technology Specialist, Nutrient and Pest Management Program, UW-Madison Abstract Mobile internet use is changing how global and local agriculture operate and expand their businesses. This article will discuss how the University of Wisconsin Nutrient and Pest Management … Continue reading

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Understanding Soybean growth stages help your IPM

http://www.coolbean.info/library/documents/UWCoolbean_SoybeanGrowthStages_2016.pdf

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IPM Fast Facts and thresholds

http://ipcm.wisc.edu/download/pubsPM/Pest-FastFacts.pdf

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