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Vegetable Crop Update – Late Blight

August 6th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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 detected in potato in Portage County today. Infected plants were destroyed and treatment has been…

Vegetable Crop Update #17

August 5th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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: vegetable/potato production updates cucurbit downy mildew updates potato disease updates Thank you to all…

Vegetable Crop Update – Disease Update

August 5th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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 A second confirmation of late blight has come in from La Crosse County Wisconsin from tomato.  The disease was…

Vegetable Crop Update – Disease Update

July 31st, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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.…

Vegetable Crop Update #16

July 29th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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…

Vegetable Crop Update #15

July 22nd, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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…

Vegetable Crop Update – Disease Update

July 19th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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…

Vegetable Crop Update #14

July 17th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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…

2019 Potato Late Blight Fungicides with Activities

July 8th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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…

Vegetable Crop Update #12

July 8th, 2019 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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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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