Wisconsin Pest Bulletin, July 18, 2019

Krista Hamilton, Entomologist, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection

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I N S I D E  T H I S  I S S U E

LOOKING AHEAD:  Japanese beetles becoming more abundant in crops

FORAGES & GRAINS:  High potato leafhopper pressure continues

INDUSTRIAL HEMP:  Second flight of Eurasian hemp borer moths beginning in southern Wisconsin

CORN:  Annual flight of western bean cutworm moths accelerating

SOYBEAN:  Green cloverworm larvae appearing in soybeans

FRUITS:  Spotted wing drosophila maggots found in berries

VEGETABLES:  First late blight case of 2019 confirmed by UW in Wood County

NURSERY & FOREST:  Impatiens necrotic spot virus diagnosed on kiwi vine

DEGREE DAYS:  Growing degree day accumulations as of July 17, 2019