Carrie Laboski, Professor and Extension Soil Fertility/Nutrient Management Specialist, UW-Madison With continued precipitation and water lying on fields in many areas, growers are becoming concerned about nitrogen loss. This article will explain how to determine if N loss from excessive rainfall … Continue reading
This is the 14th issue of the 24th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Daniel H. Smith, Richard Proost, Nutrient and Pest Management Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison New seed technology has expanded the usefulness of the herbicide dicamba. This also means more potential for non-tolerant soybeans and sensitive crops to be exposed to dicamba … Continue reading
Amanda Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, Potato & Vegetable Pathology, Plant Pathology Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison Click here>>> UWEX Veg Crop Updates Newsletter #9 In this issue we address: late blight and early blight disease threshold/forecast updates (several locations at/over threshold for … Continue reading
Here is the next issue of the Wisconsin Fruit News. We hope you enjoy! http://go.wisc.edu/101k8v * New SWD publication available! * IPM: Host plant resistance * Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic update * Insect Diagnostic Lab update * Harvest schedule and … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program Armyworms are still being found at treatable levels in some corn fields. A common scenario has been corn planted after a grass cover crop. Other possibilities include spring grassy weeds and corn no-tilled … Continue reading
Shawn P. Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist, Department of Agronomy, University of Wisconsin, Madison We saw the first soybean flowers of the year yesterday at the Arlington Ag Research Station. As we enter the soybean reproductive growth phase there … Continue reading
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 June 17, 2017 through June 23, 2017. PLANT/SAMPLE TYPE, DISEASE/DISORDER, PATHOGEN, COUNTY FIELD CROPS Soybean, Charcoal … Continue reading
Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 62 Issue No. 9 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: Read or download PDF I N S I D E T H I S I … Continue reading
The 13th issue of the 24th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.