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Late Blight Update July 26

July 26th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Late blight has been confirmed on tomato today from Waukesha County. Dr. Brian Hudelson in our Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic confirmed the disease and my lab is working on identifying the clonal lineage (or strain type) yet this afternoon.  More information will come as we…

Vegetable Crop Update #14

July 24th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #13

July 17th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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New Late Blight Confirmations in US

July 11th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Erie Co. NY and St. Joseph’s Co. MI are reporting confirmations of potato late blight today (usablight.org). These are the first northern US confirmations in potato for 2017. Please be vigilant in your field observations, esp. along tree lines and around irrigation structures where it…

Vegetable Crop Update #12

July 10th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #11

July 5th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #10

June 26th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #9

June 19th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Potato disease severity value and PDAY update

June 14th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Please follow the link below for an update on disease threshold/forecast values. We are not yet at threshold for either late blight or early blight but weather in WI looks to be generally favorable for disease for the upcoming few days. The DSVS for earlier planted potatoes…

Vegetable Crop Update #8

June 12th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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