Published on July 15, 2020
Farms around the area received variable rainfall late last week.
Published on July 11, 2018
Hot and dry weather has settled in the region.
Published on July 18, 2018
It is quite dry. Irrigation systems are working overtime and insect pests are active, but disease development is being hampered.
Published on August 8, 2018
Hooray, more rain! High humidity, coupled with morning fog and heavy dew, mean environmental conditions are ripe for disease development.
Published on August 1, 2018
Finally, some rain! Expect more disease and continued insect pressure.
Published on July 25, 2018
Things to have on your radar this week: aphids, squash bug, powdery mildew, western bean cutworm and the season’s first report of downy mildew in Michigan.
Published on May 13, 2020
Freezing nights have damaged plants and a cold spring has meant slow plant growth.
Published on January 3, 2020
Michigan State University Extension’s 2020 winter meetings offer updates on pest and crop management as well necessary information on new regulations.
Published on August 15, 2018
Late blight has been reported in Monroe County. Corn earworm populations are high.