Wisconsin Fruit News: Volume 1 Issue 4– May 27, 2016

The 4th issue of Wisconsin Fruit News is now available. Click on the link below to view this newsletter: https://fruit.wisc.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2016/05/Wisconsin-Fruit-News-vol1-issue4.pdf All newsletters will also be posted onto at the Wisconsin Fruit website, available at www.fruit.wisc.edu. There you will also be able to search by category … Continue reading

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UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, 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 May 21, 2016 through May 27, 2016. Plant/Sample Type, … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager May 26, 2016

The 13th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin for 5-26-16

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 5 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/05-26-16.pdf I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U … Continue reading

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New video about Winter Wheat In-Season Disease Management

Damon Smith, UW-Madison, Extension Field Crops Plant Pathologist Stripe rust is increasing in incidence in some Wisconsin locations, while the overall severity (area of leaf covered by yellow spore-producing pustules) remains low. At the ArlingtonResearch Station location, susceptible varieties in a uniform variety trial … Continue reading

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Wisconsin CCA Exam Resources

Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program Registration for the August CCA exams is now open, however, the June 24 exam registration deadline is less than a month away.   The first step in preparation for either the international and/or state … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Strip-Tillage: How does it affect yield in Wisconsin?

Joe Lauer, Wisconsin Corn Agronomist Farmers in Wisconsin are often challenged by cool, wet soils in the spring. Many farmers will chisel plow and field cultivate (2x) to prepare a seedbed to overcome these typical soil condition challenges. Over the … Continue reading

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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

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