Category Archives: Insects & Mites

Wisconsin Pest Bulletin for 7-7-16

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 10 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/07-07-16.pdf I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U … Continue reading

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Insect Notes

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program No crystal ball here, just a few quick notes on potential insect problem to be aware of. Japanese Beetles: We haven’t seen peak Japanese Beetle emergence yet but that doesn’t mean it is … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin for 6-23-16

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 9 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/06-23-16.pdf I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U … Continue reading

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Preparing for Corn Rootworms

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program Corn rootworm egg hatch has been underway in southern Wisconsin for a short period of time. Not that you would expect to see above ground symptoms, but it is a good time to … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin for 6-16-16

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 8 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/06-16-16.pdf I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U … Continue reading

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Stalk Borers

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program Stalk borers are starting to move to corn in the southern part of the state and likely hop vine borers are doing the same. Both insects overwinter as eggs and initially feed on … Continue reading

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European Corn Borer

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program In most of Wisconsin we are close to peak European corn borer (ECB) moth flight, however, the best treatment period is a week or two away. DATCP’s Pest Survey data indicates 2015 had … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin for 6-9-16

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 7 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/06-09-16.pdf I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U … Continue reading

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Cereal Leaf Beetle: A curiosity in WI small grains

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program Recently, I’ve been hearing discussions regarding wheat disease management. During your disease scouting efforts some of you may have, or will soon notice some unusual insect feeding on the upper leaf surface. That … Continue reading

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Alfalfa Weevil Update

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program Judging by degree day accumulations, most areas of the northern Wisconsin are at the point where scouting for alfalfa weevils should begin and peak feeding is occurring in southern Wisconsin. Good news is … Continue reading

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