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Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension https://go.wisc.edu/3s74m8 This week in the Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter you can read about: Is it a brown marmorated stink bug? If you’re wondering, check out these new apps! Insect Diagnostic Lab update Plant Disease … Continue reading
Rodrigo Werle (UW-Madison Extension Cropping Systems Weed Scientist) andDan Smith (UW NPM Southwest Wisconsin Regional Specialist) Fall-planted cereal rye is increasingly used as a cover crop to protect the soil during winter and spring in corn and soybean cropping systems across the … Continue reading
Damon Smith, Field Crops Extension Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Roger Schmidt, Nutrient and Pest Management Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Shawn Conley, Soybean Extension Agronomist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Sporecaster is a new smartphone application designed to help farmers predict the need for a … Continue reading
Mark Renz Extension Weed Scientist, Agronomy Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison Knowledge of weed emergence is important as it can help in the selection and optimization of early season weed control. While typically weed emergence is consistent from year to year, … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Looking for help in identifying the location of managed bee hives (or other sensitive crops) in your application area? Try FieldWatch ®. Honey bee colonies are not always painted a color that are easy … Continue reading
Carrie Laboski, Professor & Extension Soil Scientist Save the date: Agronomy/Soils Field Day at Arlington Ag Research Station will be held on August 22. The Departments of Agronomy and Soil Science in conjunction with the Arlington Agricultural Research Station will … Continue reading
A new video series describing the high-bar, certified, nationally recognized “Healthy Grown” sustainable potato production program has been developed and published by the Nutrient and Pest Management Program. “Healthy Grown” has been thriving in advancing innovative, ecologically sound production systems … Continue reading
Carrie Laboski, Professor & Extension Soil Scientist Recent Wisconsin research has indicated that applying N to winter wheat at green-up was generally more profitable than applications at Zadoks growth stage 30 (GS30, hollow stem – just prior to first node, … Continue reading
Arlin Brannstrom, University of Wisconsin Center for Dairy Profitability Low commodity prices did not dampen average agricultural land prices in 2017. The WI Department of Revenue transfer return data finds average agricultural land values were nearly steady in 2017. The … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and Dept. of Entomology We have a new group of CCAs for the coming year! Please join the Wisconsin CCA Board in welcoming those who have recently received full certification. We all take great pride in their … Continue reading