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 […]

Arkansas Wheat: Breeding Aimed at Head Scab Resistance Mar 6, 2020

🕔Mar 6, 2020
Arkansas scientists are part of a national, multi-institutional research collaboration to combat Fusarium head blight, a serious agricultural disease, also known as scab, that affects wheat and barley crops all […]

Winter Wheat: Wrapping Up A Stressful Season – DTN Jul 5, 2019

🕔Jul 5, 2019
If your winter wheat survived the growing season — and that’s a big if — chances are it’s looking pretty good. That’s the story of the 2018-19 winter wheat crop […]

Indiana Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight – Things to Consider When Harvesting Jun 28, 2019

🕔Jun 28, 2019
Wheat harvest has begun in Southern Indiana. Fusarium head blight (FHB) or scab is one of the most important diseases of wheat and most challenging to prevent. In addition, FHB […]

Kansas Wheat: Be on Look for Fusarium Head Blight Jun 20, 2019

🕔Jun 20, 2019
A Kansas State University wheat disease specialist says the state’s growers should be on the lookout for Fusarium head blight, also known as head scab, as they prepare to bring […]

Nebraska Wheat: Disease Pressure on the Rise Jun 12, 2019

🕔Jun 12, 2019
Surveys of wheat fields in southeast Nebraska during the week of June 3 revealed a significant increase in diseases from the previous week. In plots at the University’s Havelock Research […]

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