Minnesota Wheat: Dealing with Fusarium Head Blight at Harvest Jul 27, 2020

🕔Jul 27, 2020
It is not hard to find fusarium head blight in the yield trials in NW Minnesota. The field severities are nowhere near disastrous but high enough in some of the […]

Minnesota Wheat: Diseases Quiet, Risk High for Fusarium Head Blight Jul 1, 2020

🕔Jul 1, 2020
In my travels last week across southern Minnesota, I found little to no disease in the spring wheat trials or fields that I walked.  I found net blotch in one […]

Nebraska Wheat: Stripe Rust Confirmed in State Jun 1, 2020

🕔Jun 1, 2020
During a survey of wheat fields in south central and southeast Nebraska on May 27, stripe rust was found at trace levels in a grower’s wheat field in Thayer County […]

Michigan Wheat: Fungicide Options for Fusarium Head Blight May 29, 2020

🕔May 29, 2020
Universities have recommended using group 3 fungicides Prosaro (prothioconazole plus tebuconazole) or Caramba (metconazole) applied at early anthesis (Feekes 10.5.1 or flowering) or within the first six days after flowering to combat […]

Ohio Wheat: Online Tool Helps Assess Scab Risk May 27, 2020

🕔May 27, 2020
The head scab risk tool can be used to assess the risk of head scab and to help guide fungicide application decisions. Here are a few guidelines for using the […]

Indiana Wheat: Foliar Diseases, Fusarium Head Blight Management May 22, 2020

🕔May 22, 2020
Rainy, wet conditions will favor many fungal diseases in wheat. Already our southern neighbors have started reporting multiple diseases in wheat. These include – strip rust and Septoria leaf spot. […]

Kentucky Wheat: Head Scab – To Spray or Not to Spray? May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
Many wheat producers in the state have already sprayed a fungicide to help protect against Fusarium head blight (scab).  However, some fields in the state were just nearing the beginning […]

Texas Blacklands: Fusarium Head Blight Concerns; Cotton Planting Begins Apr 30, 2020

🕔Apr 30, 2020
GENERAL Corn planting was winding down and cotton planting was starting prior to the rain moving through on Tuesday night. Some producers on the Western and Northern portions of the […]

Tennessee Wheat: Predicting Head Scab Apr 29, 2020

🕔Apr 29, 2020
Wheat is in bloom across the state and considerations for fungicide applications are being made. While little has been reported on foliar diseases in wheat, the Fusarium Head Blight Prediction […]

Kentucky Wheat: Fungicide Management of Fusarium Head Blight Apr 22, 2020

🕔Apr 22, 2020
When wheat heads begin to flower, it is a critical time, as wheat becomes susceptible to infection by Fusarium graminearum, the causal agent of Fusarium head blight (FHB; also known as […]

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