Industrial Hemp in Wisconsin: The First Steps!

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist The University of Wisconsin Madison and UW Extension has been inundated with questions related to industrial hemp production since the passing of the 2017 Wisconsin Act 100. The below information was authored … Continue reading

Posted in Crops, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Industrial Hemp in Wisconsin: The First Steps!

2018 IPM Field Scout Training Class

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program A friendly reminder 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 … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on 2018 IPM Field Scout Training Class

Video: Combine Cleaning To Prevent Spreading Weed Seeds

Following harvest season, proper clean-out of harvest equipment can remove significant biomaterial and limit the spread of weed seeds, and improve function and longevity of parts.┬áThis 5-minute video demonstrates a top-to-bottom front-to-back procedure for cleaning a combine to help prevent … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, Weeds | Tagged | Comments Off on Video: Combine Cleaning To Prevent Spreading Weed Seeds

Strip-Till Soybean Production

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist Does Strip Tillage or Fertilizer Placement Influence the Soybean Row Spacing Yield Response? The objective of this study is to quantify the effect of strip tillage and fertilizer placement on soybean stand … Continue reading

Posted in Crops, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on Strip-Till Soybean Production

2017 Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Performance Trials

Kent Kohn, Thierno Diallo, and Joe Lauer Every year, the University of Wisconsin Extension-Madison and College of Agricultural and Life Sciences conduct a corn evaluation program, in cooperation with the Wisconsin Crop Improvement Association. The purpose of this program is … Continue reading

Posted in Crops, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on 2017 Wisconsin Corn Hybrid Performance Trials

Assessment to Determine Adoption of Pollinator Protection Practices

Deana Knuteson, NPM Program The University of Wisconsin is conducting an assessment to determine practices currently being used in Wisconsin to enhance pollinators. We will use this information to direct further research and outreach efforts. Pollinators are defined as any … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Tagged | Comments Off on Assessment to Determine Adoption of Pollinator Protection Practices

UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update November 17

Brian Hudelson, Sue Lueloff, John Lake and Ann Joy The PDDC receives samples of many plant and soil samples from around the state. The following diseases/disorders have been identified at the PDDC from November 11, 2017 through November 17, 2017. … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update November 17

2017 Soil, Water & Nutrient Management Meetings

The Department of Soil Science, in conjunction with University of Wisconsin-Cooperative Extension, will conduct eight Soil, Water, and Nutrient Management Meetings in 2017 (from November 29 to December 5). Meetings will either be mornings from 8:30 to 11 am (with … Continue reading

Posted in WCM newsletter, What's New? | Comments Off on 2017 Soil, Water & Nutrient Management Meetings

Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter November 16, 2017

This is the 25th issue of the 24th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager and is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.

Posted in WCM Issue Files, WCM newsletter | Comments Off on Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter November 16, 2017

UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update November 10

Brian Hudelson, Sue Lueloff, John Lake and Ann Joy The PDDC receives samples of many plant and soil samples from around the state. The following diseases/disorders have been identified at the PDDC from November 4, 2017 through November 10, 2017. … Continue reading

Posted in Plant Disease, WCM newsletter | Tagged | Comments Off on UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update November 10
Page 1 of 16712345...102030...Last »