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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
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
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
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
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
Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist In an Oat Shock: • Trivapro fungicide increased oat yield in Badger, Esker and Shelby 427 oat varieties • Trivapro fungicide plus Palisade PGR reduced lodging in all four varieties tested • … Continue reading
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 July 28, 2018 through August 3, 2018. … Continue reading
Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Bureau of Plant Industry/Division of Agricultural Resource Management, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 63 Issue No. 14 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/08-02-18.pdf I N S I D E T H … Continue reading
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Mark Renz, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist University of Wisconsin Madison Interested in pollinator plantings for a client or your own farm? If so consider attending one of two workshops being held in August in Dane county (August 14th Edgerton, … Continue reading