Small Grains: Managing Fusarium Head Blight Mar 23, 2020

🕔Mar 23, 2020
Fusarium head blight (FHB) is an economically important disease affecting small grain production worldwide.  The disease is predominantly caused by the fungus Fusarium graminearum in the United States, where infections can decrease […]

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 […]

Alabama Wheat: Head Scab Could Leave You Holding The Bag Apr 15, 2019

🕔Apr 15, 2019
Fusarium 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, 2019

🕔Apr 15, 2019
There 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, 2019

🕔Apr 5, 2019
While 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, 2018

🕔Oct 9, 2018
Some 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, 2018

🕔May 15, 2018
It 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, 2018

🕔May 3, 2018
With 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, 2017

🕔Apr 13, 2017
Additional 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 […]

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