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Cucumber Downy Mildew Confirmed in SW Michigan

June 30th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology Downy mildew has been confirmed in southwestern MI (Berrien County) on cucumber on June 22. Because of our favorable weather (hot, frequent rain, humid), it is recommended that…

Vegetable Crop Update #12

June 30th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we address: potato production updates and new horticultural resources PDay and DSV updates: thresholds of DSV 18 reached for Gr. Marsh, Hancock, and Plover –…

Vegetable Crop Update #11

June 22nd, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we address: potato production updates with links to new video reports introduction to water stewardship training tool potato DSVs and PDays (no thresholds met this…

Vegetable Crop Update #10

June 15th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue, please find the UW-Madison Divison of Extension Vegetable Crop Updates Newsletter #10. I have included an updated table of accumulated PDays and DSVs for disease…

Vegetable Crop Update #9

June 8th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we address the following topics: potato production updates Russet Burbank injury Disease forecasting for early and late blight of potato Hop downy and powdery mildew…

Vegetable Crop Update #8

June 2nd, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue I address: introduction of new assistant professor of fruit pathology extension disease forecasting updates for potato PDays and DSVs WI Special pesticide registrations for potato…

Vegetable Crop Update #7

May 26th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we address potato production updates as well as an update on accumulation of PDays and DSVs in potato. Read full update.

Vegetable Crop Update #6

May 18th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue I address a few industry updates, and discuss use and location of disease risk and forecasting tools for potato (and tomato) late blight and potato…

Vegetable Crop Update #5

May 11th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this issue we address: New YouTube channel for spudbadger Potato production updates Moderate risk for potato volunteer survival in WI New plant disease diagnostic list serve Read…

Vegetable Crop Update #4

May 4th, 2020 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology In this newsletter I address the recent report of bacterial wilt/brown rot from imported geranium cuttings. I thank all of the folks in plant disease regulation, diagnostics, and…

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