The University of Wisconsin Nutrient and Pest Management Program (NPM) and Integrated Pest Management Program (IPM)—work to bring research-based information regarding Wisconsin farm profits, water quality, pest management, pesticide use practices, and nutrient management planning to Wisconsin farmers and landowners.

Our website hosts the Wisconsin Crop Manager newsletter in a blog format and provides news, contacts, outreach publications, and contributions from a broad spectrum of UW College of Agricultural and Life Sciences faculty, staff, and programs. Click here to Subscribe for free.

Recent WCM articles

  • Wisconsin Crop Manager newsletter, May 16, 2019

    The 6th issue of the 26th volume of the Wisconsin Crop Manager. All the WCM blog articles from the past month are compiled into one PDF. Wisconsin Crop Manager newsletter, May 16, 2019

  • Wisconsin Pest Bulletin, May 16, 2019

    Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 64 Issue No. 03 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: https://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb/pdf/05-16-19.pdf LOOKING AHEAD: Black cutworm peak cutting window to open by May …

  • Wisconsin Winter Wheat Disease, Spring Update

    Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Brian Mueller, Assistant Field Researcher, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison The Badger Crop Docs have been scouting winter wheat in …

  • Monitor Corn Fields for Black Cutworms

    Bryan Jensen, Integrated Pest Management program, Department of Entomology, UW-Madison It is early. I get that. It is hard to predict what insects will do. Gosh, that is a lesson I learned a long time …

  • Wisconsin Fruit News, Issue 2 and 3 available

    Christelle Guedot, Fruit Crop Entomology and Extension Specialist, Wisconsin-Madison Fruit Program WFN–Vol 4, Issue 3 (May 10, 2019) NEWA new weather monitoring partnership Malusim app released Insect diagnostic lab update Controlling mites in berries Impact …

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