The 2015 wheat crop in this area was probably one of the worst we have seen in the last twenty five years or more. Had there been a way for […]
Sorghum fields should be scouted for foliar diseases around the 8 leaf stage and again at heading.
A survey of fields of wheat and other small grain cereal crops June 17-18 in Lancaster and Saline counties showed moderate to severe levels of Fusarium head blight (scab) in […]
Stripe Rust Stripe rust is continuing to develop on winter wheat and spring wheat. Several reports throughout the state indicate that this year is the worst we have seen for […]
National FHB Prediction Center The National Fusarium Head Blight Prediction Center has an online tool that estimates the likelihood of FHB development in wheat (Figure 1). This tool uses weather […]
Wheat that flowered May 10 or earlier has mostly escaped Fusarium head blight (A.K.A head scab). Infections take about 21 days to be fully expressed following infection, so it is […]
Southwest Ohio wheat growers with early flowering fields planted with highly scab-susceptible varieties are at moderate risk for Fusarium head blight development this week, said a wheat expert from the […]