Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

Vegetable Crop Update #11

July 31st, 2023 | Posted in: Crop Updates, News

A Newsletter for Commercial Potato and Vegetable Growers Prepared by the University of Wisconsin Madison Vegetable Research and Extension Specialists


Click here for our UW Madison Division of Extension Vegetable Crop Updates Newsletter #11.  In this issue we address:

  • potato and tomato early blight and late blight disease updates
  • cucurbit downy mildew disease updates
  • new inspect pest:  Asiatic garden beetle (special update from Insect Diagnostician P.J. Leisch)
  • Western bean cut worm, tarnished plant bug, and squash bugs on cucurbit crops

Best regards,



Amanda Gevens
Chair, Professor & Extension Specialist
Interim Administrative Director of the Wisconsin Seed Potato Certification Program
Fritz Friday Chair for Vegetable Production Research
Plant Pathology Department
1630 Linden Drive Room
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI 53706
[email protected]/608-575-3029

Potato & Vegetable Pathology Research and Extension

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