Virginia Wheat: Disease Pressure Fairly Light, Keep Scouting Fields

🕔Apr 20, 2018Currently the wheat crop in Virginia is near flag leaf emergence, and flowering will start within a couple of weeks. As flowering begins, be sure to monitor the FHB risk […]

Virginia Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight Risk Low, Powdery Mildew on the Rise

🕔Apr 13, 2018Currently the wheat crop is in the jointing stages, and we are several weeks away from flowering. Currently the Fusarium head blight (FHB) risk is low for most areas of […]

Pennsylvania Wheat: Scab Risk Remains High

🕔Jun 7, 2017While most of the wheat is PA has headed out and flowered already, some may still be on the younger side in the north. If you still have wheat beginning […]

South Dakota Wheat: The Fusarium Head Blight Prediction System Is Active

🕔May 24, 2017Winter wheat is starting to head. It is important to monitor weather conditions from when wheat is heading until flowering to decide the need for fungicide application to manage Fusarium […]

Ohio Wheat: Scab Risk Remains Low, Don’t Forget About Foliar Diseases

🕔May 23, 2017Wheat is now flowering in parts of northern Ohio and will continue to flower over the next weeks of so. According to the FHB forecasting system, the risk for scab […]

Virginia Wheat: Risk of Fusarium Head Blight Infections Is Very High

🕔May 3, 2017Following last week’s rain, the risk for Fusarium head blight (FHB or scab) infections has increased, and the risk is very high even for moderately resistant varieties in certain portions […]

Indiana Wheat: Managing Fusarium Head Blight (Scab)

🕔Apr 27, 2017Wheat growth stages vary greatly across the state, but as wheat is flowering in southern Indiana, or approaching flowering, it is important to consider the risk for Fusarium head blight […]

Kentucky Wheat: Spraying for Fusarium Head Blight – How Late is Too Late?

🕔Apr 26, 2017Much of the wheat crop in Kentucky has headed out and is flowering.  Stripe rust is now present in many Kentucky counties on susceptible varieties, and according to the Fusarium […]

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 […]

Kentucky Wheat: Fungicide Application for Protection Against Scab

🕔Apr 24, 2017Just like the porridge in the “Goldilocks and the Three Bears” story, there is a “just right” timing for when to apply a fungicide for protection against Fusarium head blight […]

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