Western Bean Cutworm

Bryan Jensen, UW Department of Entomology and Division of Extension Western Bean Cutworm adults are well into flight in southern Wisconsin and it is a good time to be scouting for eggs. Foliar treatments are …

Armyworms In July

Bryan Jensen, UW Department of Entomology and Division of Extension A phone call from Shawn Conley indicated some possible armyworm problems in soybean after a rye cover crop. Sounds out of the ordinary?? Maybe not. …

Soybean Defoliators

Bryan Jensen, UW Department of Entomology and Division of Extension A few insects to be thinking about in the very near future. First, Japanese beetles should soon be emerging or have already done so by …

Insect Updates

Bryan Jensen, UW Department of Entomology and Division of Extension The following are a few thoughts regarding insects and potential short-term problems. Potato leafhopper (alfalfa). From what I am hearing, reading and seeing, leafhopper adult …

True Armyworm

Bryan Jensen, UW Department of Entomology and Division of Extension It is time to start monitoring for armyworms. There have been several significant flights in WI and in states to our south. Will it be …