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
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New Lawn Herbicide Causes Damage to Evergreens

  Late Blight Treatments Recommended

gypsy moth  Gypsy Moth

   Emerald Ash Borer Identified in WisconsinWisconsin 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.

asian beatle Multicolored Asian Lady Beetles
If 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…

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crab apple scab Crab Apple Scab

rose chafer Rose Chafers

grub control turf Grub Control

anthracnose leaf Anthracnose

fungus gnat Fungus Gnat

  • Fungus 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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