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2018 IPM Field Scout Training Class

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program The Madison Field Scout Training Classes will be held on the UW Madison Campus from January 2-5, 2018. The course is designed to provide the skills necessary for proper pest identification, crop scouting … Continue reading

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CCAs Reaching the 20 Year Milestone!

Bryan Jensen UW Extension Just as we celebrate the new CCAs it is also time to honor those who have been certified for 20 years! Look through the list and see how many names you recognize. Wisconsin Agriculture is a … Continue reading

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New CCAs!

Bryan Jensen UW Extension The Wisconsin CCA Board takes great pride in welcoming a new group of Certified Crop Advisers. Please review the list and extend them a warm welcome and congratulations on a job well done! Wisconsin CCA’s Achieving … Continue reading

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Nominations open for the 2018 Wisconsin CCA of the Year

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program The Wisconsin CCA Board is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Wisconsin CCA of the Year Award. This award is designed to recognize a CCA who is highly innovative, delivers exceptional customer service, has … Continue reading

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Wisconsin CCA Exam Study Materials

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program The registration period for the February 2, 2018 CCA Exam begins October 2 and closes December 8. Online registration is available on the CCA website. Study materials for the International exam may also … Continue reading

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Western Bean Cutworm Scouting

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program DATCP’s Pest Bulletin has indicated an uptick in 2017 Western bean cutworm (WBC) activity (26/trap) compared to 2016 (20/trap). Now will be a good time to assess local populations and/or if control recommendations … Continue reading

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Slugs in a Cereal Rye Cover Crop

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program As the growing season winds down, some growers will be considering a broadcast planting of cereal rye seed over unharvested crops to establish an early cover. Consider scouting for slugs prior to broadcasting the … Continue reading

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Corn Rootworm

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Useful corn rootworm management data can, and should be gathered during the month of August. Digging and washing roots will provide insight on efficacy of rootworm management tactics. Scouting for beetles will give … Continue reading

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Potato Leafhopper Update for field crops in WI

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Alfalfa Surprising, at least to me, potato leafhopper (PLH) populations have been relatively high in alfalfa this summer despite frequent and heavy rains. Typically, PLH populations peak during periods of hot dry weather. Go … Continue reading

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Thistle Caterpillars in Soybean

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Several calls and questions have come in to both myself and PJ Liesch of the Insect Diagnostic Lab regarding an odd type of caterpillar feeding on soybean. This is an insect call the … Continue reading

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