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WCU Volume 20, Issue 27 – September 21, 2012

Friday, September 21st, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:27 – September 21, 2012

Last Issue of Weekly Crop Update for 2012 and Weekly Crop Update User Survey
Take the survey and help us improve WCU!

Vegetable Crops
Continuing Vegetable Sales in Fall and Winter
Timing Pumpkin Harvest

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Harvest Aids for Soybeans
Grain Marketing Highlights

General
Fall Can Be a Good Opportunity for Getting a Jump on Next Year’s Weed Problems
UD Extension Welcomes New Nutrient Management Specialist
USDA NRCS Announces Sign-Up for Three Conservation Programs

Announcements
2012 Delmarva Poultry Conference – September 26
Equine Behavior Educational Series – November 5, 7 & 14
2012 Delaware Ornamentals & Turf Workshop – November 14
Mid-Atlantic Crop Management School – November 13-15
Delaware Ag Week – January 14-18, 2013
2013 Delaware Horticulture Industry Expo and Annual Pesticide Conference – January 23-24
2013 Annie’s Project – January 30-March 6
Regional Women in Ag Conference – February 25-26

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Volume 20, Issue 26 – September 14, 2012

Friday, September 14th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:26 – September 14, 2012

Weekly Crop Update User Survey - Please take the survey and help us improve WCU!

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects
Low Plant Tissue Potassium and Calcium
Excess Nitrogen and Vegetables and Fruits
Don’t Mix PVC Pipe and Polyethylene Greenhouse Film

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Thoughts on Planting Soft Red Winter Wheat Early
Grain Marketing Highlights

General
UD Extension Welcomes New Environmental Quality and Management Specialist

Announcements
Workshops for Farmers with Drought-Plagued Fields – September 17
University of Delaware Irrigation Field Day – September 19
2012 Delmarva Poultry Conference – September 26
Delaware Ag Week – January 14-18, 2013

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 25 – September 7, 2012

Friday, September 7th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:25 – September 7, 2012

Vegetable Crops

Vegetable Crop Insects
Stip Disorder in Peppers
Boron Deficiencies in Cole Crops

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Considerations for Small Grains Weed Control
Mid-Atlantic Crop Management School Program Available
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
UD Extension Tour and Discussion: Improving Soil Health/Cover Crops for Agronomic and Commercial Vegetables – September 13
Workshops for Farmers with Drought-Plagued Fields – September 17
University of Delaware Irrigation Field Day – September 19
2012 Delmarva Poultry Conference – September 26
Delaware Ag Week – January 14-18, 2013

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 24 – August 31, 2012

Friday, August 31st, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:24 – August 31, 2012

 

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects
How Late is Too Late for Pumpkins?
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Peppers

Fruit Crops
High Tight Beds for Plasticulture Strawberries

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Fall Weed Control in Pastures and Hay
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
UD Extension Tour and Discussion: Improving Soil Health/Cover Crops for Agronomic and Commercial Vegetables – September 13
Workshops for Farmers with Drought-Plagued Fields – September 17
University of Delaware Irrigation Field Day – September 19
2012 Delmarva Poultry Conference – September 26
Delaware Ag Week – January 14-18, 2013

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 23 – August 24, 2012

Friday, August 24th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:23 – August 24, 2012

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects
Using Winter Kill Cover Crops as a Part of Your Vegetable Cropping System
Lima Bean Downy Mildew Season Ahead

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Nitrogen Fertilization and Irrigated Soybean Production
Corn and Corn Silage Dry Down Rates
Mid-Atlantic Crop Management School Program
Reducing Weed Seed Production in Harvested Fields
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
UD Corn Hybrid Trial Tour & Twilight Meeting – August 29
UD Extension Tour and Discussion: Improving Soil Health/Cover Crops for Agronomic and Commercial Vegetables – September 13
Workshops for Farmers with Drought-Plagued Fields – September 17
2012 Delmarva Poultry Conference – September 26

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 22 – August 17, 2012

Friday, August 17th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:22 – August 17, 2012

Alerts Added August 20
Watermelon Downy Mildew Alert!
Tomato Late Blight Confirmed in Baltimore Co., MD

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects
Pumpkin Downy Mildew Alert!
Poor Fruit Set in Pumpkins
Stink Bugs are Bad in Some Tomato Fields – But it is Not BMSB

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Charcoal Rot of Soybeans
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
Extension Vegetable & Fruit Program Open House – August 21
Delaware Soybean Field Day – August 22
UD Corn Hybrid Trial Tour & Twilight Meeting – August 29
UD Field Day for Sustainable and Organic Agriculture – September 13
Workshops for Farmers with Drought-Plagued Fields – September 17
2012 Delmarva Poultry Conference – September 26

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 21 – August 10, 2012

Friday, August 10th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:21 – August 10, 2012

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects
Cucurbit Downy Mildew Update
Yellow Cantaloupe Leaves
Odd Year for Some Pests in Tomatoes and Cucumbers

Fruit Crops
When to Plant Plasticulture Strawberries

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
Delaware NRCS “Meet and Tweet” – August 13
2012 Summer Turf & Nursery Expo – August 16
Extension Vegetable & Fruit Program Open House – August 21
Delaware Soybean Field Day – August 22
UD Field Day for Sustainable and Organic Agriculture – September 13
Workshops for Farmers with Drought-Plagued Fields – September 17

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 20 – August 3, 2012

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:20 – August 3, 2012

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Review of Barley Yellow Dwarf in 2012
Aphids Prevention and Barley Yellow Dwarf Management
Grain Marketing Highlights

General
Cleaning Equipment to Prevent Spreading Weed Problems Around

Announcements
2012 Mid-Atlantic Precision Ag Equipment Day – August 8
2012 Summer Turf & Nursery Expo – August 16
Extension Vegetable & Fruit Program Open House – August 21
UD Field Day for Sustainable and Organic Agriculture – September 13

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 19 – July 27, 2012

Friday, July 27th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:19 – July 27, 2012

Vegetable Crops
Vegetable Crop Insects
Heat Affects Early Lima Beans
Heat Effects on Vegetable and Fruit Crops
Sweet Corn Pollination Problems
Marginal Chlorosis on Cantaloupe Leaves
Striped Cucumber Beetle Populations Still Very High
Potato Disease Advisory #21 – July 26, 2012

Fruit Crops
Fruit Crop Insects

Agronomic Crops
Agronomic Crop Insects
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
2012 Summer Turf & Nursery Expo – August 16
Extension Vegetable & Fruit Program Open House – August 21

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WCU Volume 20, Issue 18 – July 20, 2012

Friday, July 20th, 2012

PDF Version of WCU 20:18 – July 20, 2012

Vegetable Crops
Hot Year Means More Blossom End Rot
Low pH in Plastic Mulched Beds
Disease ID for Pumpkin
Potato Disease Advisory #20 – July 19, 2012
Downy Mildew Infecting Basil

Agronomic Crops
Grain Marketing Highlights

Announcements
2012 Summer Turf & Nursery Expo – August 16

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