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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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Vegetable Crop Update #7

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

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Turn Hunger Into Hope!

May 31st, 2017 | Filed under: Community Outreach, News

Join us on Saturday, June 17th at the Noel Hangar in Stevens Point, WI. Just two short hours of your time means so much to hungry children around the world. Reserve your spot now! Register by clicking here to volunteer.

Vegetable Crop Update #6

May 31st, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Vegetable Crop Update #6* Read full update. *Post Newsletter Update: Since sending out the Veg Crop Updates newsletter, I received several updates regarding new finds of potato late blight along the eastern seaboard – not yet posted to usablight.org. Late blight was detected in northeastern…

Wisconsin Potato Industry Works to Feed Starving Children

May 25th, 2017 | Filed under: News

Mobile Packing Event Set for June 17 in Stevens Point Making a commitment to alleviate world hunger, the Wisconsin Potato & Vegetable Growers Association (WPVGA) and the Wisconsin Potato Growers Auxiliary (WPGA) are once again sponsoring a potato-meal packing event to help feed hungry children…

Vegetable Crop Update #5

May 23rd, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

Vegetable Crop Update #5 Click here for a list of Potato Late Blight Fungicides for 2017. Read full update.

Vegetable Crop Update #4

May 16th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

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Selecting Seed: Best Management Practices for Mitigating Concerns About Dickeya dianthicola and Pectobacterium parmentieri

May 8th, 2017 | Filed under: Crop Updates, News

Selecting Seed: Best Management Practices for Mitigating Concerns About Dickeya dianthicola and Pectobacterium parmentieri (Pectobacterium wasabiae) Now posted at: Fact Sheets / Publications

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