Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Vegetable Crop Update – Disease Update

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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 Cucumber Downy Mildew Confirmed in Southwest Michigan Cucurbit downy mildew on cucumber has been confirmed in Berrien County, MI.…

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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 the following topics: agenda for UW Lelah Starks seed potato farm field day (Aug…

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Vegetable Crop Update #15

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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: agenda for Langlade Co. potato field day for July 25 1-3PM vegetable production status…

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Vegetable Crop Update – Disease Update

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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 on potato has been confirmed in Wood County on 07-17-19.  Sporulation was present but light on most…

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Vegetable Crop Update #14

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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 newsletter we address the following topics: Agenda for UW-Hancock ARS Field Day on July 18, 2019 Vegetable…

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2019 Potato Late Blight Fungicides with Activities

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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 With favorable weather, many are gearing up with appropriate fungicides in preparation for enhanced late blight protection. Below, I…

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Vegetable Crop Update #12

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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: potato and vegetable production updates downy mildew on basil and peas…

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Vegetable Crop Update #11

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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 We have surpassed the threshold of P-Day 300 for early planted/emerged potatoes in the Grand Marsh and Hancock areas.…

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