Wisconsin Pest Bulletin 7-14-16

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, WI Dept of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection

Volume 61 Issue No. 11 of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is now available at:

I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U E

LOOKING AHEAD:  Raspberry growers advised to prepare for SWD infestation

FORAGES & GRAINS:  Alfalfa pest counts generally low for mid-July

CORN:  Significant European corn damage found in a few fields

SOYBEAN:  Soybean aphid densities increasing in R1-R3 fields

FRUITS: Apple maggot trap counts are up in some orchards 

VEGETABLES:  Striped cucumber beetles becoming more abundant

NURSERY & FOREST: Observations from this week’s nursery inspections

DEGREE DAYS:  Growing degree day accumulations as of July 13, 2016