Update on a Frosty Spring for Fruit Crops in the Midwest

Click here for the latest article from the Wisconsin State farmer discussing this year’s early Spring and cool temperatures. A Michigan State University extension article covers growing degree day accumulations for this Spring and its impacts on grape production. If you’d like all of the gory details of how frost injures plant tissue, then check out Janna Beckerman’s article at Purdue University.

The National Agricultural Statistics Service offers weekly email updates for a variety of crop data including crop-weather data, for more information go here and for Wisconsin click here.

Still want more information, check out this earlier post.

–Liz Bosak