Category Archives: WCM newsletter
Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison NCLB and Anthracnose Stalk Rot As corn silage harvest has begun and the corn grain crop is finishing, there have been some disease issues of note in Wisconsin. Northern corn … Continue reading
Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Mark your calendars as the UW Extension’s Pest Management Update meetings are just around the corner (November 7-11). The format has changed for 2016. Meetings will either be in the morning … Continue reading
Dan Smith, University of Wisconsin-Madison & Extension Southwest Regional Outreach Specialist Click on the attached document to read about successful cover crops. They consist of a dairy crop, a beef/cash crop, and a cash crop.
Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist The 26th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. In this edition, please find information on: DSV and P-Day values for potato disease management (with fields in … Continue reading
Janet van Zoeren, Christelle Guédot, and Amaya Atucha, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Departments of Entomology and Horticulture Here is the 11th issue of the Wisconsin Fruit News: http://go.wisc.edu/w50w88 In it you will find information about: Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic update Endosulfan … Continue reading
Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, Jake Kurczewski 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 August 27, 2016 through September 2, 2016. … Continue reading
The 27th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 18 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/09-01-16.pdf PLEASE NOTE: This is the last regularly scheduled bulletin of 2016. A final summary … Continue reading
Joe Lauer, Wisconsin Corn Agronomist Corn In mid-August, USDA-NASS made their initial corn yield projections for the 2016 season. However, September is really the month when we project how our farming skills and previous decisions come together to produce a … Continue reading
Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Southern rust of corn has been confirmed for the first time this season by the UW Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) in Wisconsin. The positive sample was submitted from Rock … Continue reading