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2016 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 4-8, 2016 (Friday, January 8th is an exam date and non-students are not required to attend that … Continue reading

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CCA Exam Preparation

Bryan Jensen UW Extension The registration period is now open for the February 5, 2016 CCA exam(s). The first step, other than registering for the exam, would be to review the International and/or Wisconsin Performance Objectives. Performance Objectives outline all … Continue reading

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2016 Wisconsin CCA of the Year

Bryan Jensen UW Extension The Wisconsin CCA Board is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Wisconsin CCA of the Year Award. This award is designed to recognize a CCA who is highly innovative, delivers exceptional customer service, has shown that … Continue reading

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Soybean Aphids

Bryan Jensen UW Extension I have been getting a few phone calls regarding increasing soybean aphid populations. Nothing extreme but some fields have been slightly over or under thresholds. Treatment decisions at this time of the year are very difficult … Continue reading

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Soybean Insects (and mites): Looking ahead

Bryan Jensen UW Extension Soybean Aphid: The most common question I’ve had lately is “Where are the soybean aphids?” What started out being a good year for several species of aphids has certainly done an about-face.   Based on reports from … Continue reading

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Corn Rootworm Beetles and Potential for Silk Clipping

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension In Wisconsin, corn rootworm beetles have started emerging. Fields out of sequence (early or late pollinating) with surrounding corn fields may be prone to silk clipping. Corn pollen and fresh silks are very strong attractants and may … Continue reading

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Potato leafhoppers

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension Potato leafhoppers populations, to date, have been relatively low. Cool, wet weather has certainly not been conducive but warmer, drier weather could change that in a hurry. So far, I have not had a single call/email regarding … Continue reading

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Corn rootworm: How to validate your management decision

Mid to late July in Wisconsin is the time you can validate your corn rootworm management decisions by checking for root damage. This is the time period just after feeding damage would have occurred, and just before regrowth would start … Continue reading

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Japanese Beetles, Info for Corn and Soybean Producers

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension Recently, I have been noticing an increase in adult Japanese beetle activity on garden and other ornamentals. What does this mean for corn and soybean production? It is too early to tell but activity could be picking … Continue reading

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Clover Root Curculio

Dan Undersander, Damon Smith, Bryan Jensen UW Extension Clover root curculio damage is being observed is several parts of Wisconsin this year. It is an occasional insect pest on alfalfa, clovers and other legumes. Damage can be serious but usually is infrequent and … Continue reading

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