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Vegetable Crop Update #17

July 12th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Included in this Issue: Potato disease forecasting updates (PDays/DSVs) Late blight and cucurbit downy mildew national updates Agricultural Field Day agenda for Langlade County –  Antigo Airport station Read Full Update

Vegetable Crop Update – Cucurbit Downy Mildew in OH and in Ontario Canada

July 7th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Cucurbit downy mildew has been confirmed on cucumber in Wayne County Ohio (7/6/16) and in southern Ontario Canada (7/2/16). While forecasts show potential movement and risk of the pathogen to the north and east of the confirmed reports, the detection does indicate that weather has…

Vegetable Crop Update – Late blight confirmation in MI potatoes July 6, 2016

July 6th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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We recently received notification of late blight in potatoes in Michigan’s Branch County, near Bronson (US-23). Please find the source article linked below. While outside of our midwestern region, late blight has also been confirmed in Franklin Co. Washington on potatoes as well. US-23 is…

Vegetable Crop Update #16

July 6th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #15

June 28th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #14

June 20th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #14 Pictures of Dickeya on Potatoes Read full update.

Vegetable Crop Update #13

June 15th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #12

June 13th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #11

June 6th, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #11 Read full update.        

Vegetable Crop Update – Blitecast Update

June 2nd, 2016 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Early planted/emerged potatoes in the Hancock and Plover areas are at/near Blitecast threshold of 18.  This threshold indicates that we’ve had temperature and humidity which has been favorable for late blight disease development if inoculum is present.  (Hancock 17 DSVs on 6/1/16; Plover 18 DSVs…

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