DATCP: Subscribe to the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin, a free resource

Contact: Jim Dick, Communications Director, 608-224-5020, [email protected]

MADISON – The Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is a free resource available to stay up-to-date on the latest news when it comes to the state’s pests. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) encourages you to subscribe to this seasonal publication to monitor the most recent information.

The weekly bulletin includes pest population estimates, alerts to new pest finds in the state and forecasts for Wisconsin’s most damaging plant pests. The colorful online publication includes photographs, maps, tables, charts and weekly data. News is sorted for those interested in forages, corn, nursery and forest, soybeans, weeds, fruits and vegetables.

To see the latest issue of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin and subscribe for future issues, visit http://datcpservices.wisconsin.gov/pb. To subscribe, enter your name, company and email address. You will receive an email notification when the latest issue of the Wisconsin Pest Bulletin is available online each Friday afternoon.

Archives of past issues going back to 2001 are available online to read or print. For more information, contact Krista Hamilton, a DATCP Entomologist, at 608-782-1792 or [email protected].