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Horticulture Links

UW-Madison Insect Diagnostic Lab

UW-Soil and Plant Analysis Lab

UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic Web Site

UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostics Clinic Fact Sheets

UW-Extension Publications – The Learning Store

UW-Extension Horticulture

Wisconsin Master Gardener Program Podcasts

University of Minnesota Extension – Gardening Information

UW-Madison Weed Identification & Management

University of Illinois – Home, Yard & Garden Newsletter

University of Illinois Extension Lawn Talk

Summer Horiculture Updates

UW-Extension Urban Horticulture Links


Fruits & Vegetables

Pest & Diseases

Poisonous Plants

Midwest Links

Other Links


New Lawn Herbicide Causes Damage to Evergreens


Late Blight Treatments Recommended

Gypsy Moth



Emerald Ash Borer Identified in Wisconsin

EAB-adult-380x252Wisconsin Officials with the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection and the Department of Natural Resources announced August 4, 2008, that Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), has been identified in Wisconsin near Newburg in Ozaukee County. Below are key informational resources to assist with education and updates concerning State and local EAB issues.

For more information in Sheboygan County, contact Mike Ballweg at (920) 459-5904.

Multicolored Asian Lady Beetles
asian beatleIf you have had problems in the past with Asian lady beetles in your home, this is the best time to seal them out or spray. The last week of September and the first two weeks of October are the times to treat for these invasive insects. Read more about it…

Crab Apple Scab



Rose Chafers

Grub Control



Fungus Gnat

  • fungus gnatFungus Gnat – University of Connecticut Integrated Pest Management



If you have any questions regarding Horticulture in Sheboygan County, please contact:

Michael (Mike) Ballweg
UW-Extension-Sheboygan County
5 University Drive | Sheboygan, WI 53081
Phone: 920-459-5904 | Fax: 920-459-5901
Email: michael.ballweg@ces.uwex.edu


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