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Managing Through the Drought: A Special ASA Webinar

Managing Through the Drought: A Special ASA Webinar Hot, dry conditions have significantly impacted crops across wide areas of the U.S. in 2012.  While some areas have received rain, many are experiencing conditions not seen for many years.  As a … Continue reading

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Early Season Water Deficit Stress on Southern WI Soybeans

Early Season Water Deficit Stress on Southern WI Soybeans Shawn Conley I went to bed last night hoping this article would not have to be written, but that whopping 0.05 hundredths (or less) of rain we received across much of … Continue reading

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Cereal Leaf Beetle and Desiccated Soybean Seeds

Cereal Leaf Beetle and Desiccated Soybean Seeds Shawn Conley Over the weekend two issues came to my attention: 1. It appears that cereal leaf beetle has hit threshold in a few fields. Dean Volenberg noted “Seeing high densities in some … Continue reading

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Aster Yellows Was Confirmed in Oat

Aster Yellows Was Confirmed in Oat Shawn Conley As a followup to last weeks article entitled Oat and Necrotic Leaf Tips and Margins Dr Russ Groves Lab PCR confirmed the presence of aster yellows in oat. We have also submitted … Continue reading

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Oat and Necrotic Leaf Tips and Margins

Oat and Necrotic Leaf Tips and Margins Shawn Conley, Russ Groves (UW Entomology) When I was out scouting early this week I noticed that many of my oat plots where showing necrosis on the leaf tips and margins (please see … Continue reading

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Double Crop Soybeans in WI May be A Gamble Worth Taking in 2012

Double Crop Soybeans in WI May be A Gamble Worth Taking in 2012 Shawn P Conley, State Soybean and Small Grain Specialist and John Gaska, Extension Outreach Specialist The Wisconsin winter wheat crop remains 3 weeks (developmentally) ahead of where … Continue reading

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Fusarium Head Blight Risk Remains Low for WI

Wheat will begin flowering in the southern portion of Wisconsin over the next several days. This is a critical time to determine if the crop is at risk for Fusarium head blight (FHB). Following from our previous updates, a check … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead – Early Scab Forecast and Fungicide Labels

Looking Ahead – Early Scab Forecast and Fungicide Labels Shawn Conley Winter wheat in southern Wisconsin is starting to head (Feekes 10.1) indicating we are ~ 7 days away from anthesis or flowering (weather dependent of course). Calendar wise this … Continue reading

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Wheat Scouting Update and Disease Thresholds

Wheat Scouting Update and Disease Thresholds Shawn Conley A check of our research studies found that the wheat crop is at the Feekes 6 and 7 growth stages (first and second nodes) across the state. This is an important time … Continue reading

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The National Soybean Sustainability Initiative Online Survey Tool

The National Soybean Sustainability Initiative Online Survey Tool Shawn Conley, Vince David, Carrie Laboski, Paul Mitchell, Paul Esker, Jed Colquhoun, AJ Bussan, Jeff Wyman and Deana Knuteson Soybean production is a critically important component of US agriculture both domestically and … Continue reading

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