UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update March 30

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 March 24, 2018 through March 30, 2018. … Continue reading

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update March 23

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 March 17, 2018 through March 23, 2018. … Continue reading

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Cover Crops Do’s & Don’t’s

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist This article uncovers cover crop facts and myths about weed, insect, and disease management. We are roughly a month away from the start of soybean planting and for those of you that have … Continue reading

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The WSMB Free Soybean Cyst Nematode Testing Program

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist  The WI Soybean Marketing Board (WSMB) sponsors free nematode testing to help producers stay ahead of the most important nematode pest of soybean, the soybean cyst nematode (SCN). Eggs of SCN persist … Continue reading

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update March 16

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 March 10, 2018 through March 16, 2018. … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter for March 15

This is the 3rd issue of the 25th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager and is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update March 9

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 March 2, 2018 through March 9, 2018. … Continue reading

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Analysis of Farmer Field Data for Soybean

Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist Average crop yields will need to increase substantially during the next 33 years to meet expected food demand increase while avoiding massive expansion of cropland area (Alexandratos and Bruinsma, 2012; Grassini et … Continue reading

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update March 2

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 February 24, 2018 through March 2, 2018. … Continue reading

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UW-River Falls Field Scout Training Class

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension Just a quick reminder that the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, UW-Extension and the Integrated Pest Management Program are co-sponsoring the IPM Field Scout Training Class which will be held March 13-14, 2018 on the UW-River Falls … Continue reading

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