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Tomato Late Blight Information

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

Updates provided by Amanda J. Gevens, Chair, Associate Professor & Extension Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Plant Pathology and Yi Wang, Assistant Professor & Extension Potato and Vegetable Production Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Horticulture I write to add an additional resource to support late blight management…

Late Blight Update

August 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 and Yi Wang, Assistant Professor & Extension Potato and Vegetable Production Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Horticulture This afternoon, Aug. 10 2020, late blight was confirmed on potato in…

Vegetable Crop Update #19

August 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 and Yi Wang, Assistant Professor & Extension Potato and Vegetable Production Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Horticulture In this issue we address updates from N trials on potatoes, updates…

Vegetable Crop Update #18

August 3rd, 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 and Yi Wang, Assistant Professor & Extension Potato and Vegetable Production Specialist, UW-Madison, Dept. of Horticulture In this issue we address: updates from N potato trials at the…

Vegetable Crop Update #16

July 20th, 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: Updates from field and station research on N in potatoes, and N in irrigation water Potato and tomato late blight (DSVs and reports…

Vegetable Crop Update #15

July 13th, 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: updates on potato N studies DSV and PDay updates for late blight and early blight management in potato national late blight updates national…

Vegetable Crop Update #14

July 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 I provide updates on DSVs and PDays for preventative management of late blight and early blight. We have had substantial increases in DSVs over the…

Vegetable Crop Update #13

July 7th, 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: Nitrate-N levels in groundwater DSVs and PDays for potato disease management Angular leaf spot in cucurbits Downy mildew in cucurbits Read full update.

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 –…

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