Preventing Cover Crops From Becoming Your Next Weed Problem

Daniel H. Smith, Mimi Broeske, and Kevin Shelley- Nutrient and Pest Management Program University of Wisconsin-Madison Termination of cover crops can be a challenge. A new publication from the Nutrient and Pest Management program details termination techniques, herbicide considerations, herbicides … Continue reading

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New Resource Available for Grain Production in Low-Margin Years

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison A new resource “A4137 – Grain Management Considerations in Low-Margin Years” is now available online for download. This fact sheet is meant to assist you in making informed decisions about … Continue reading

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

Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, Jake Kurczewski 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 January 7, 2017 through January 13, 2017. … Continue reading

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Evaluation of Ascend®: Hormones that stimulate corn root growth – Experiment 2

Joe Lauer, Corn Agronomist During good times and bad, but especially years with strong grain prices, numerous products appear on the market that seem too good to be true. Often these products come with wild claims. Little information is available … Continue reading

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Cover Crops Do’s & Don’t’s

Shawn P. Conley, Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist, Department of Agronomy Click here to read the full publication, uncovering cover crop facts and myths about weed, insect, and disease management.

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Response of Broad Spectrum and Target Specific Seed Treatments and Seeding Rate on Soybean Seed Yield, Profitability and Economic Risk

Adam P. Gaspar, Daren S. Mueller, Kiersten A. Wise, Martin I. Chilvers, Albert U. Tenuta and Shawn P. Conley, UW Extension The commercial base (CB) and ILeVO (CB + fluopyram) seed treatments decreased risk and substantially increase profit across a … Continue reading

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2017 OGRAIN Organic Grain Production and Marketing Workshop

Anders Gurda, Associate Researcher in Organic and Sustainable Cropping Systems Registration is open for the 2017 OGRAIN Organic Grain Production and Marketing Workshop on January 21st and 22nd, 2017! Two days of expert presentations, engaging panels, productive discussions, and plenty … Continue reading

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

Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, Jake Kurczewski 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 December 17, 2016 through December 23, 2016. … Continue reading

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Vegetable Crop Update December 22, 2016

Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist The 29th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. In this edition, please find information on: An update on WI’s 24(c) Special Registration for Omega 500F for powdery … Continue reading

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2016 Wisconsin Field Crops Pathology Fungicide Tests Summary

Damon L. Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, University of Wisconsin-Madison The 2016 Wisconsin Field Crops Pathology Fungicide Tests Summary is now available online as a downloadable PDF. This report is a concise summary of pesticide related research trials conducted in 2016 … Continue reading

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