Alabama Wheat: Head Scab Could Leave You Holding The Bag

🕔Apr 15, 2019Fusarium Head Blight, also know as head scab, can be devastating when it occurs. The U.S. wheat industry loss over three billion dollars due to head scab in the 1990s. […]

Alabama Wheat: High Risk of Scab

🕔Apr 15, 2019There is a high scab risk in southwest and western Alabama with a medium risk in southeast and eastern Alabama. Wheat throughout this area, particularly in southwest Alabama is well […]

Tennessee Wheat: Fungicide Considerations, Disease Identification

🕔Apr 5, 2019While I have not heard of any reports of diseases in wheat in Tennessee, as we get closer to flag leaf it will be important to be scouting for diseases. […]

Ohio Wheat: A Few Considerations for Planting After Corn

🕔Oct 9, 2018Some Ohio wheat growers are thinking about planting wheat after corn to avoid some of the late planting issues we have had to deal with over the past few years. […]

Ohio Wheat, Barley: Fungicide Management of Common Diseases

🕔May 15, 2018It is wet and rainy outside and the forecast calls for more rain throughout this the second week of May (May 14–19). Therefore, growers’ concerns about diseases and the need […]

Tennessee Wheat: Low Fusarium Head Blight Risk, but Keep Eye on Forecast

🕔May 3, 2018With the warmer temperatures in Tennessee I have not seen or heard much about stripe rust development or leaf rust. Right now the Fusarium Head Blight forecast model has low […]

Tennessee Wheat: Stripe Rust on the Move, Time for Scab Decisions

🕔Apr 13, 2017Additional reports of stripe rust have been coming in across west Tennessee as many fields begin to bloom. Decisions to apply a fungicide to protect not only from stripe rust […]

Durum Wheat: Over Supply and Fusarium Head Blight Give Growers Second Thoughts – DTN

🕔Feb 13, 2017Durum is a type of wheat that is very dense and high in protein. Approximately 80% of the nation’s nearly 100 million bushels of durum wheat is grown in North […]

Ohio Corn: Rust, Freeze Injury, Head Scab – Use a Fungicide?

🕔May 17, 2016The most frequently asked questions over the last 5 days: Is it still worth putting on a fungicide? If so, what would be the best time to put it on? […]

Ohio Wheat: Head Scab Risk Moderate to High This Week

🕔Jun 11, 2015Wheat growers across Ohio whose plants are at or near the flowering growth stage are at a moderate to high risk for Fusarium head blight development, said a wheat expert […]

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