Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Vegetable Crop Update #21

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we include articles on the following topics: late blight risk updates and new report from Waushara Co.…

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Vegetable Crop Update #19

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we address the following topics: late blight risk and disease updates Phytophthora infestans vs. Phytophthora nicotianae Cucumber…

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Late Blight Update August 9, 2018

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology Late blight has been confirmed today in commercial potatoes in southern Adams County, as well as northern Marquette County. We…

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Vegetable Crop Update #18

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue, we address: potato and vegetable disease updates and production updates Read full update.

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Vegetable Crop Update #17

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology Thanks to those that participated in this past week’s Potato Virus Diagnostic Workshop as well as the Langlade County Potato…

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Rhinelander ARS Field Day Cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this year’s field day at the Rhinelander Research Station, which was scheduled for August 2, has been canceled. The SpudPro committee meeting will be rescheduled for October, to coincide with the Fall Variety Expo, at the Hancock Storage Research Facility.

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July 25 Vegetable Crop Update Disease Supplement

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology Just a few vegetable disease updates from our neighboring states.  These reports indicate that the wet and relatively cooler weather…

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Vegetable Crop Update #16

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Associate Professor & Extension Vegetable Plant Pathologist, Interim Co-Director of Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue, we address: PDays/DSVs for potato disease control Early blight/brown spot fungicides National late blight update National cucurbit…

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