Category Archives: What’s New?

Introducing badgercropdoc.com

Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison We are proud to announce the launch of our new website, badgercropdoc.com! Badger Crop Doc is a one-stop-shop for all things Wisconsin Field Crops Pathology related. We … Continue reading

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OGRAIN, Field Day Agenda, Janesville, July 12

Small grains, modest gains: A pragmatic approach to profitability and sustainability This field day will highlight the diversity and innovations at the Hughes Farms in Janesville, WI. Farming over 5000 acres in a parallel operation consisting of both conventional and … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News- Volume 3, Issue 5

Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension https://go.wisc.edu/5orlb7 This week in the Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter you can read about: A new invasive fly – the African fig fly Insect Diagnostic Lab update Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic update The African fig fly … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News- June 8

Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension https://go.wisc.edu/54j2q8 This week we have a variety of articles in the supplemental issue, including information on first reports of the season for spotted wing drosophila and Eastern flower thrips, along with a final … Continue reading

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UW Research to be Highlighted at Agronomy/Soils Field Day on August 22nd

Carrie Laboski, Professor and Extension Soil Fertility/Nutrient Management Specialist, UW-Madison The UW Departments of Agronomy and Soil Science invite you to the Arlington Agricultural Research Station on August 22nd to learn the latest in agronomic research being conducted in the College of … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News- June 1

Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension https://go.wisc.edu/qqr7y5 This week in the Wisconsin Fruit Newsletter you can read about: *   First brown marmorated stink bug trap-catch of the season *   Worker Protection update and another rule revision on the horizon … Continue reading

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Making Winter Wheat Profitable Event

On July 9th, from 10:00AM to 2:00PM in the Arlington Research Station, stop by our event to learn management strategies, such as variety selection, managing stands, and mar-keting your crop, so you can put wheat back into your rotation and … Continue reading

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Soybean Checkoff Funded Collaborative International Research and Outreach

Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Many public universities collaborate on international research and outreach efforts, but you may not understand the impact that this work can have even for farmers in the … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News – May 18

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

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Strategies for Late Termination of Cereal Rye Cover Crop

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

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