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Introducing the Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter Janet van Zoeren, Christelle Guédot, and Amaya Atucha Welcome to the first installment of the Wisconsin Fruit News! This bi-weekly installment will allow us to highlight research regarding our state’s fruit crops, inform you of … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen UW Extension On behalf of the WI CCA Board, let’s welcome and congratulate the new CCAs certified in 2015. Please take a minute to review the list and call or send your compliments on a job well done. … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen UW Extension While time may fly, 20 years is still a very important achievement for these WI CCA’s. Please take time to review the list of WI CCA’s who have recently reached their 20 year anniversary. Give them … Continue reading
Janet van Zoeren, Christelle Guédot, and Amaya Atucha, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Departments of Entomology and Horticulture We are very excited to announce that we have just launched our updated Wisconsin Fruit website, which you can find at http://fruit.wisc.edu! This … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen UW Extension Chris DiFonzo, Extension Entomologist from Michigan State University, has just updated her Handy Bt Trait Table. It is my “go to” bulletin to determine which Bt proteins are express in the different seed corn products.
Shawn P. Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist, Department of Agronomy Early May planting in Wisconsin has been documented to increase yield due to increased light interception (Gaspar and Conley, 2015). In theory, earlier planting can potentially intercept greater amounts of solar radiation … Continue reading
Shawn P. Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist, Department of Agronomy Four out of every five animals on earth today is a nematode so it is not surprising that agricultural fields are home to many nematode species. Fortunately, most nematodes are beneficial … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen UW IPM Program Please join the WI CCA Board in welcoming Chuck Bolte as the 2016 Wisconsin CCA of the Year! Chuck is currently working for AgSource Laboratories, Bonduel, WI and has over 20 years of agricultural work … Continue reading
UW Discovery Farms The new Field Walkover Guide is designed as a straight forward, practical document that will help farmers identify and prioritize their conservation needs and complement current conservation plans. It highlights simple ways to visually identify erosion risks … Continue reading
Scott Sturgul – NPM Program Please note registration ends on March 15. Training for Nutrient Management Planners is a self-paced seven hour online video series and a one day face-to-face, follow-up workshop. The program is designed for current and potential … Continue reading