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 […]

Louisiana Wheat: Acreage Affected by Diseases, Weather

🕔Apr 25, 2017Poor prices, weather and diseases have caused Louisiana wheat production to drop to 16,000 acres, LSU AgCenter experts said at a field day held April 19 at the Macon Ridge […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Rust Is Present but Not Plentiful

🕔Apr 24, 2017Wheat around Stillwater varies but appears to be in various stages of grain formation. Based on talking to a number of producers across northern Oklahoma, wheat heads have fully emerged […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Powdery Mildew, Rust, and Barley Yellow Dwarf, with Some Streak Mosaic

🕔Apr 14, 2017As expected, over the last week the disease situation has change significantly. Wheat around Stillwater is mostly nearing complete heading to starting of flowering (Feekes’ GS 10.1 to 10.5.1). In […]

Tennessee Wheat: Managing Aphids, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus

🕔Jan 12, 2017A new publication, Management of Aphids and Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus in Tennessee Wheat, is now available on line. This publication will provide some timely information for managing aphids during the next […]

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