Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 8/9/12 Issue No. 17 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: http://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/index.jsp PRINT THIS ISSUE I N S I D E T H I S I S S U E LOOKING AHEAD: First economic population of … Continue reading
Vegetable Crop Update 8/6/12 Supplements 5 and 6 Supplement #5 and Supplement #6 of the Vegetable Crop Update are now available. These supplements contain information on detecting late blight on potatoes and tomatoes in Wisconsin. Click below to view these … Continue reading
Even in a Drought Late Season Soybean Diseases Can Still Show Up Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist The 2012 growing season has been one of great variability in terms of the weather and its impact on soybean diseases. … Continue reading
Considerations for cover crops in 2012 Matt Ruark, UW-Extension Specialist; Kevin Shelley, UW-NPM Program; Jim Stute, Rock County Extension; Francisco Arriaga, UW-Extension Specialist With a growing season like we are having in 2012, it is likely that residual nitrate concentrations … Continue reading
UW-Extension/Madison Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update Brian Hudelson, Ann Joy, Amanda Zimmerman, 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 the PDDC … Continue reading
Wisconsin Crop Manager August 2, 2012 The 20th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click below to view this issue.
Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 8/2/12 Issue No. 16 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: http://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/index.jsp PRINT THIS ISSUE I N S I D E T H I S I S S U E LOOKING AHEAD: Soybean aphid counts increase … Continue reading
Stink Bug Nymphs in Corn Eileen Cullen, Extension Entomologist Stink bugs are making an appearance in cornfields, particularly the green stink bug. Both the green stink bug, Acrosternum hilare, and brown stink bugs, Euschistus spp. can be found in corn … Continue reading
Vegetable Crop Update 8/1/12 with Supplement The 19th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. This update contains a supplement for tomato and potato growers regarding identifying late blight. Click below to view this issue.
WI Soybean Yield Contest Entry Deadline Extended to 8/31/12 Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Drought conditions across Southern WI had dampened grower enthusiasm to enter the WI Soybean Yield Contest. Recent rainfalls, promising forecasts and rapid soybean recovery … Continue reading