Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Vegetable Crop Update #23

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists In this issue we address: • Announcement on WI Agribusiness Classic Conference (Jan 11-12, 2023) • Potato Disease Risk Updates • Cucurbit Downy Mildew Updates…

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Update on Late Blight Pathogen Genotype from Michigan

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists I forward, here, a message from Dr. Jaime Willbur, Potato and Sugar Beet Extension Pathologist with Michigan State Univ., regarding the late blight situation in…

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Vegetable Crop Update #22

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists In this issue I address: potato early blight and late blight risk (no reports of late blight in WI so far this year in tomato…

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Potato Late Blight Confirmed in Michigan

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Hello all, We have confirmed two reports of potato late blight in two separate field areas of Montcalm County, Michigan detected September 6 and September 7. Active sporulation was observed in both areas and infected fields have been chemically vine-killed. Isolate genotyping is in progress…

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Vegetable Crop Update #21

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists In this issue we address: -metabolic herbicide resistance -potato disease risk and management recommendations for early blight and late blight -cucurbit downy mildew -tar spot…

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Vegetable Crop Update #20

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists In this issue we address: potato production and fertigation research updates potato early blight and late blight risk updates (still no reports of late blight…

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Vegetable Crop Update #19

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists In this issue we address: potato disease risk for early blight and late blight (high accumulations in risk with optimum weather this past week) cucurbit…

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Vegetable Crop Update #18

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A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists I write to share that cucumber downy mildew has been confirmed in Hancock, WI. Please see the attached newsletter for more information on management. Because…

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