Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 61 Issue No. 7 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/06-09-16.pdf I N S I D E T H I S I S S U … Continue reading
The 15th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Wheat Specialist University of Wisconsin, Madison Grover Shannon, University of Missouri, Division of Plant Sciences Severe flooding has many low-lying soybean fields underwater. As the water dissipates yield potential and replant questions will arise. Flooding … Continue reading
Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist The 11th issue of the Vegetable Crop Update is now available. In this issue I focus on late blight disease management with forecast information as well as a listing of fungicides … Continue reading
Bryan Jensen UW Extension and IPM Program Recently, I’ve been hearing discussions regarding wheat disease management. During your disease scouting efforts some of you may have, or will soon notice some unusual insect feeding on the upper leaf surface. That … Continue reading
Shawn Conley Soybean and Wheat Extension Specialist Department of Agronomy Giant ragweed, if left unchecked, will compete with slower growing soybean plants for critical resources and can significantly reduce yield, with losses reaching as high as 30-90 percent in soybean … Continue reading
The 13th issue of the Wisconsin Crop Manager is now available. Click on the link below to view this issue.
Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection LOOKING AHEAD: True armyworm larvae appearing in corn FORAGES & GRAINS: Alfalfa weevil leaf tip feeding above-threshold in a few fields CORN: Obliquebanded leafroller larvae and slugs common in … Continue reading
Joe Lauer, Wisconsin Corn Agronomist Corn planting was nearly complete by the end of last week. As we head into the month of June, the corn plant changes from a juvenile to more of an adult. The seminal roots that … Continue reading
Damon Smith Fusarium Head Blight (FHB) in winter wheat? If a fungicide has not been applied yet, and stripe rust is present, a fungicide should be considered to control FHB and stripe rust together. Timing of application of control products is … Continue reading