Tennessee Wheat: Time to Treat for Aphids

🕔Feb 7, 2019One of the most consistent yield responses I’ve seen in my time at UT is when a foliar insecticide application is made to wheat at this time of year (late […]

Oklahoma Wheat: 6 Disease, Insect Considerations Before Fall Planting

🕔Jul 23, 20181. Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by […]

Oklahoma and Texas Wheat Disease Update

🕔Apr 6, 2018Powdery mildew (Figure 1) is showing up on lower leaves in fields and trials around Stillwater, and I have also had reports of powdery mildew on lower leaves from Extension […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Little Disease Activity, but Keep Watch for Rust Development

🕔Mar 14, 2018I spent Monday (March 12) looking at wheat around Stillwater and found no foliar diseases. Gary Strickland (Extension Educator; Jackson County) indicated the same for southwestern OK. He indicated wheat […]

Georgia Small Grains: Managing Bird Cherry-Oat Aphids

🕔Dec 1, 2017Above is a wide blade Triticale 342 planted for grazing. It resembles that of oats. They are looking good this week despite no rain. As I was looking at this field […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

🕔Aug 18, 2017Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by cattle […]

Kansas: Don’t Forget to Control Your Volunteer Wheat!

🕔Aug 9, 2017Producers are gearing up to plant their 2018 wheat crop around north central Kansas! Producers really don’t like the mention of volunteer wheat, but you can always count on it […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Crop Ranges from Full Kernel to Medium Dough, Rust Still Active

🕔May 15, 2017This past week and today, I traveled and looked at wheat in central OK near Kingfisher (35 miles northwest of OKC) and near El Reno (20 miles west of OKC) […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Timely Fungicide Applications Make a Difference

🕔May 8, 2017Nearly all of the wheat I saw this past week was along a line for about 100 miles west of Stillwater. Wheat around Stillwater is at the milk to soft dough […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Leaf Rust Still Active as Crop Moves into Soft Dough

🕔May 2, 2017The last three days of last week were spent in southwestern (Altus), central OK (Apache & Chickasha) as well as here around Stillwater. Wheat I saw at those locations ranged mostly […]

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