IPCM

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

  • Crop Conditions, Diseases, and Insects, Badger Crop Connect July 15

    Badger Crop Connect, July 15, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM CT Register by 5:00 PM on July 14: https://go.wisc.edu/1501t3  Badger Crop Connect is a crop production webinar series developed by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension Crops …

  • Western Bean Cutworm

    Bryan Jensen, UW-Madison Dept. of Entomology and Integrated Pest Management Program The western bean cutworm flight has begun in southern Wisconsin.  Although not a widespread insect with consistent economic loss, it is a potential problem …

  • Potato Leafhopper in Alfalfa

    Bryan Jensen, UW-Madison Dept. of Entomology and Integrated Pest Management Program The recent warm weather has been favorable to potato leafhopper development.  I’ve been noticing some late instar nymphs and this is the time populations …

  • Insights on In-Season Corn Disease Management Decisions

    Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Corn is approaching the V6-V8 growth stages in regions of Wisconsin. With this, comes many questions about applying fungicide to control disease …

  • Fungicide For Field Crops Information Updated

    Damon Smith, Extension Field Crops Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison The Fungicide for Field Crops Information webpage on the Badger CropDoc website has now been updated! The update includes links to the …

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There are over 150 IPCM videos on our YouTube channel. A few popular videos are shown below.

 

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Growing Guides


Corn Guide Cover Page

Visual Guide to Corn Development

 


Winter Wheat Cover Page

Visual Guide to Winter Wheat Development

 


Soybean Guide Cover Page

Visual Guide to Soybean Growth Stages

 

 

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