Biggest Weed Contest to be held at the Weed Doctor’s Booth at Farm Technology Days in Outagamie County Mark Renz, UW-Madison Extension Weed Scientist The weather has been crazy this spring and summer, but the Weed Doctors are betting that … Continue reading
Biggest Weed Contest to be held at the Weed Doctor’s Booth at Farm Technology Days in Outagamie County
Agronomy/Soils Field Day The Agronomy/Soils Field Day will be held on August 29 at the Arlington Ag Research Station. Click below to view the flyer for more information on this event.
Drought Management Information for Corn Growers Joe Lauer has posted several new articles to his blog containing drought management information. You can find links to each of the articles below. We have reprinted one of the articles following the links. … Continue reading
UW-Extension/Madison Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update Brian Hudelson, Ann Joy, Amanda Zimmerman, Adam Greene, Andrew Pape, Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic The PDDC receives samples of many plant samples from around the state. The following diseases/disorders have been identified at … Continue reading
Wisconsin Crop Manager July 5, 2012 The 16th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click below to view this issue.
Deadline Approaching for Entering the 2012 Wisconsin Soybean Association Yield Contest Shawn Conley Drought conditions in the Southern part of WI coupled with record high temperatures statewide has dampened the excitement of last year’s yield contest where Joe Zenz from … Continue reading
Agronomy/Soils Field Day Schedule is Set The annual Agronomy/Soils Field Day is scheduled for Wednesday, August 29 at the Arlington Agricultural Research Station. As usual there is a great line up of speakers and topics! See below for details. Light … Continue reading
Dry Weather Increases Risk of Twospotted Spidermite Eileen Cullen (Dept. of Entomology) Drought conditions are favorable for two-spotted spider mite outbreaks. Dry weather, low humidity and temperatures exceeding 85°F are associated with spider mite population growth. Spider mites damage plants … Continue reading
Getting the Most from Drought Stressed Forages Dan Undersander, Forage Agronomist Good management of moisture stressed forages will increase maintenance of a good stand and reduce the loss of forage production. Management of alfalfa, grass hayfields, pasture and corn each … Continue reading
Vegetable Crop Update 7/3/12 The 15th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. Click below to view this update.