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Recent WCM articles

  • 2020 Wisconsin CCA of the Year Award Open for Nominations

    Bryan Jensen Dept of Entomology and Division of Extension The Wisconsin CCA Board is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Wisconsin Certified Crop Advisor of the Year Award. This award is designed to showcase a CCA …

  • Wisconsin Crop Manager, October 17, 2019

    The 22nd issue of the 2019 Wisconsin Crop Manager. All the WCM blog articles from the past week are compiled into one PDF.

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    Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

    Brian Hudelson, Sue Lueloff, Alex Mikus 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 October 5, …

  • 2020 IPM Field Scout Training Class

    Bryan Jensen, UW Extension and IPM Program The Madison Field Scout Training Class (354) will be held on the UW Madison Campus from January 6-10, 2020. The course is designed to provide the skills necessary …

  • Corn Stalk Rots and Ear Rots: A Double Whammy for Wisconsin Corn Farmers Again this Year

    Damon L. Smith, Associate Professor and Extension Field Crops Pathology Specialist, University of Wisconsin-Madison John Goeser, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Dairy Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Animal Nutrition Director, Rock River Laboratory, Inc The …

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