Category Archives: WCM newsletter

Limiting the Spread of Weed Seeds- Combine Cleaning Clinic

Daniel H. Smith, Nutrient and Pest Management Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison An upcoming field day on August 30th in Green County will provide insight into limiting the spread of weed seeds. The field day will start with Dr. Rodrigo Werle (UW-Madison … Continue reading

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update August 10

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 August 4, 2018 through August 10, 2018. … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News – Volume 3, Issue 9

Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension https://go.wisc.edu/0kw6wn   This week in the Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter you can read about: Insect Diagnostic Lab update Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic update Raspberry rust diseases Strawberry root health Cranberry plant and pest degree-days: … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter for August 9

The 16th issue of the 25th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager. All the WCM blog articles for the week are compiled into one PDF.

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Harvest timing of winter wheat to maximize yield and minimize elevator discounts

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist John Gaska, Senior Outreach Specialist, Adam Roth, Program Manager A research trial was initiated in the fall of 2017 at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington, WI to assess the impact of delayed … Continue reading

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Update on Waterhemp and Palmer Amaranth in Wisconsin

Waterhemp and Palmer Amaranth in Wisconsin: an update on locations and call to report new infestations. Mark Renz, UW Madison Associate Professor and Extension Specialist We have been observing the continued spread of waterhemp and Palmer amaranth in Wisconsin. These … Continue reading

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Integrated Pest Management and Soybean Aphids

Bryan Jensen, Department of Entomology and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program It seems like soybean aphid populations have been creeping up and I understand a few fields have been sprayed.  When we get to this time of year economical soybean aphid … Continue reading

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Wisconsin UWEX Vegetable Crop Update Issue 18

Amanda Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, Potato & Vegetable Pathology, UW-Madison Plant Pathology Department Vegetable Crop Updates Newsletter #18 potato and vegetable disease updates production updates

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Bt Trait Performance Concerns

Bryan Jensen, Department of Entomology and IPM Program Perhaps not all that surprising was a phone call I recently received regarding poor performance of the Herculex RW (CRY34/35ab1) trait. Although resistance has been documented in other states it was the first … Continue reading

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Starter Fertilizer for Winter Wheat – Two Year Results

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist Research trials were initiated in the fall of 2016 and 2017 at four locations (Arlington, Sharon, Chitlon and Fond du Lac) to assess the impact of starter fertilizer on early season growth, … Continue reading

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