Category Archives: What’s New?

2019 Wisconsin CCA of the Year Open for Nominations

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program I know and understand there is never a slow time of the year in this business. But is there ever a bad time of the year to recognize an exceptional CCA? Didn’t think … Continue reading

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Two New Videos Posted on Corn Diseases In Wisconsin

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Gibberella ear rot on corn. The 2018 corn growing season has been met with numerous disease challenges this season. From typical foliar disease issues like gray leaf spot and northern … Continue reading

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2018 Wisconsin Soybean Yield Contest

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist The Wisconsin Soybean Association (WSA) Soybean Yield Contest is organized to encourage the development of new and innovative management practices that highlight the importance of using sounds cultural practices in Wisconsin soybean … Continue reading

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2018 Wisconsin Pest Management Update Meetings

The schedule for the 2018 Wisconsin Pest Management Update meeting series has been set. Presentations will include agronomic pest management information for Wisconsin field and forage crops. Speakers include Mark Renz and Rodrigo Werle, weed scientists, Damon Smith, plant pathologist, … Continue reading

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2018 Pest Management Update Meeting Series Announced

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison The schedule for the Wisconsin Pest Management Update meeting series has been set. Presentations will include agronomic pest management information for Wisconsin field and forage crops. Speakers include Mark Renz … Continue reading

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Planter Set-up and Enhancement Workshop

Daniel H. Smith, Nutrient and Pest Management Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison An upcoming field day on September 14th in Grant County will provide insight into optimizing planting equipment for corn, soybean, small grains, and cover crops. The field day will start … Continue reading

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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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Pollinator Habitat Planning Workshop for Farmers and Landowners

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

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Growing Winter Wheat Profitably Event

UW-Extension will host a ‘Growing Winter Wheat Profitably’ at the Public Events Building of the Arlington Research Station on July 9 from 10am until 2pm. Winter wheat acreage has decreased in recent years due to dockage at the elevator and … Continue reading

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Agronomy Soils Field Day- August 22

Below is the flyer for the Agronomy/Soils Field Day at Arlington Ag Research Station on August 22, 2018. Please add this to your calendars. We hope to see you all there.

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