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, August 22, 2019

    Click here or below for the 17th issue of the 2019 Wisconsin Crop Manager. All the WCM blog articles from the past week are compiled into one PDF.

  • Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 17, August 17, 2019

    Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Volume 64 Issue No. 17 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at: View full PDF here I N S I D E  …

  • 2019 On-farm Rye Forage Comparison: Progas Hybrid Forage Rye vs. VNS Rye

    Authors: Kevin Shelley, UWEX Nutrient and Pest Management Program, 608-575-4746 Meffert’s Homestead Dairy, Waunakee, WI Many Wisconsin farmers harvesting corn as silage are following that with a winter cereal grain, such as rye or triticale, …

  • Cover Crops Workshop September 4, 2019

    Daniel H. Smith University of Wisconsin-Madison Nutrient and Pest Management Program, Josh Kamps Lafayette County Agriculture Educator, Gene Schriefer Iowa County Agriculture Educator, Rodrigo Werle University of Wisconsin-Madison Cropping Systems Weed Scientist and Extension Specialist …

  • Top 8 Recommendations for Winter Wheat Establishment in 2019

    Shawn Conley, State Soybean and Small Grains Specialist, John Gaska, Senior Outreach Specialist, Damon Smith, State Field Crops Pathology Specialist Top 8 winter wheat establishment recommendations: Variety selection: please see the 2019 WI Winter Wheat Performance …

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