Wisconsin UWEX Vegetable Crop Updates 20,21,22 posted

Amanda Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, Potato & Vegetable Pathology, UW-Madison Plant Pathology Department These newsletter issues are now on the Plant Path website. Newsletter No 22 September 10, 2017 updates on tomato/potato late blight (with late season info for potato) … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Crop Manager Newsletter September 7, 2017

This is the 22nd issue of the 24th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager and is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.

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2017 UW Extension Pest Management Update Meetings

Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison Be sure to get the latest field crop pest management updates, by attending the 2017 PMU Meetings! Mark your calendars as the UW Extension’s Pest Management Update meetings are just around … Continue reading

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Western Bean Cutworm Scouting

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program DATCP’s Pest Bulletin has indicated an uptick in 2017 Western bean cutworm (WBC) activity (26/trap) compared to 2016 (20/trap). Now will be a good time to assess local populations and/or if control recommendations … Continue reading

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Research: Key Management Practices That Explain Soybean Yield Gaps

Shawn Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist, UW-Madison Department of Agronomy To date, identification of causes of yield gaps (difference between maximum yield potential and measured yield in producer yields) has been restricted to small geographic areas. In this study, researchers developed … Continue reading

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UW/UWEX Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update, Sept 1 

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. The 8/18/17 PDDC Wisconsin Disease Almanac (i.e., weekly disease … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Fruit News-Sept 1, 2017

Janet van Zoeren and Christelle Guédot, UW-Extension This issue of then newsletter continues with information about managing insect and disease pressure, as well as beginning to focus on fall maturity indices for grapes and apples. We hope you find it … Continue reading

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Wisconsin DATCP Pest Bulletin August 31, 2017

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Bureau of Plant Industry/Division of Agricultural Resource Management, Wisconsin DATCP Volume 62 Issue No. 18 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/08-31-17.pdf PLEASE NOTE: This is the last regularly scheduled bulletin for 2017. A final … Continue reading

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Slugs in a Cereal Rye Cover Crop

Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program As the growing season winds down, some growers will be considering a broadcast planting of cereal rye seed over unharvested crops to establish an early cover. Consider scouting for slugs prior to broadcasting the … Continue reading

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Putting Farm Safety into Practice, Silage and Grain Harvest

John Shutske, Agricultural Engineering Specialist, UW-Madison Biological Systems Engineering Department A modern farm can be a dangerous and unforgiving place. Late summer and fall are high-risk times as harvest operations ramp up quickly. In Wisconsin, we always have tight time … Continue reading

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