CALS experts develop mobile apps to bring science to farmers anytime, anywhere
September 25, 2019 9:16 am
Mike Cerny has been farming long enough to have a reliable intuition when it comes to decisions about applying chemical protection to his crops.
So it came as a surprise to the Wisconsin farmer when he downloaded a smartphone app — developed by UW–Madison field crops pathologist Damon Smith — and it told him he should hold off on spraying a fungicide to prevent an infestation of white mold on his soybean plants. Read more.