Vegetable Crop Update 7/18/12

The 17th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available.  Click below to view this issue.

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 7/19/12

Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 7/19/12 Issue No. 14 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: http://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/index.jsp     PRINT THIS ISSUE

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Corn rootworm damage and root node injury scoring (Video)

Bryan Jensen, University of Wisconsin Integrated Pest Management Program, takes you into the field to show you how to use root node injury scoring with corn root worm damage to corn. Crop rotation is an excellent method of controlling corn … Continue reading

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Will we have enough corn?

Will we have enough corn? Joe Lauer, University of Wisconsin Corn Agronomist I have been getting questions about the impact of the drought on corn production from this year’s crop. It is still too early to predict the success of … Continue reading

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

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

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New Soil & Water Management Extension Specialist Joins UW

New Soil & Water Management Extension Specialist Joins UW The Wisconsin Crop Manager contributors would like to introduce you to our newest colleague. Francisco Arriaga joined the Department of Soil Science and UW-Extension as a Soil and Water Management Specialist … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 7/12/12

Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 7/12/12 Issue No. 13 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: http://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/index.jsp     PRINT THIS ISSUE

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Dry Weather Increases Risk of Twospotted Spidermite

Dry Weather Increases Risk of Twospotted Spidermite Eileen Cullen (Extension Entomologist) Drought conditions in Wisconsin continue to favor twospotted spider mite development and potential for field infestation and outbreaks. Our previous post has been updated with more detailed information on … Continue reading

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Corn Pollination: How to determine success under stress (video)

Dr. Joe Lauer, University of Wisconsin Corn Agronomist, takes you into the field to show you how to determine if pollination has occurred using the ear shake test. By knowing if pollination has been successful or not, a grower can … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager July 12, 2012

Wisconsin Crop Manager July 12, 2012 The 17th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available.  Click below to view this issue.

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