Tag Archives: Smith

Northern Corn Leaf Blight Positively Identified in Wisconsin in 2016

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison I was hoping that I would write this article later in the year. But it has happened relatively early for us. We have positively confirmed northern corn leaf blight (NCLB) … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Northern Corn Leaf Blight Positively Identified in Wisconsin in 2016

New video: Winter Wheat In-Season Disease Management Part III

Damon Smith Fusarium Head Blight (FHB) in winter wheat? If a fungicide has not been applied yet, and  stripe rust is present, a fungicide should be considered to control FHB and stripe rust together. Timing of application of control products is … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on New video: Winter Wheat In-Season Disease Management Part III

Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – June 1

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Brian D. Mueller, Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison A new blog post on the WISCONSIN FIELD CROPS PATHOLOGY website. Despite the warm and rainy pattern that much of Wisconsin … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – June 1

Wisconsin Corn Disease Management Update Video

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Now that the corn crop has been planted, you are probably thinking about disease and pest management once the crop emerges. After the 2015 field season, disease management is on everyones … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Corn Disease Management Update Video

What about Fungicide on Alfalfa for Dairy Production in Wisconsin?

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Thinking about fungicide for your alfalfa crop in Wisconsin? Typically in a 30-day cutting interval on alfalfa, like that used in dairy production in Wisconsin, foliar diseases cause minimal damage. Coupled … Continue reading

Posted in Crops, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on What about Fungicide on Alfalfa for Dairy Production in Wisconsin?

Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – May 24

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Brian D. Mueller, Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison The Wisconsin Field Crops Pathology Crew scouted winter wheat near Sharon, Wisconsin and Arlington Wisconsin yesterday. Wheat in these locations ranges from emerging … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – May 24

Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – May 11, 2016

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Brian D. Mueller, Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison It was only a matter of time…. Today we confirmed the first observations of stripe rust in Wisconsin for 2016. Brian Mueller, … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – May 11, 2016

Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – May 6, 2016

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Brian D. Mueller, Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison Winter wheat in research plots, and also adjacent production fields, was scouted in southern and south central Wisconsin during the week of … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease Update – May 6, 2016

Termination of Winter Rye and Annual Ryegrass Using Glyphosate

Daniel H. Smith, Nutrient and Pest Management Program Mark Renz, Weed Science Extension Specialist, Department of Agronomy, University of Wisconsin-Madison Termination of winter rye and annual ryegrass using glyphosate can be a challenge. A recent study at Arlington Agriculture Research … Continue reading

Posted in Crops, WCM newsletter | Tagged , | Comments Off on Termination of Winter Rye and Annual Ryegrass Using Glyphosate

Winter Wheat and Alfalfa Disease Management Videos

Damon Smith, Wisconsin Extension Field Crops Plant Pathologist If you would like to view the winter wheat and alfalfa disease management videos, please click the videos below: Damon Smith, Wisconsin Extension Field Crops Plant Pathologist, talks about in-season fungicide use on … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Winter Wheat and Alfalfa Disease Management Videos
Page 5 of 14« First...34567...10...Last »