Louisiana: AgCenter Field Day Highlights Wheat, Oat Research

🕔Apr 23, 2018LSU AgCenter experts, speaking at the annual wheat and oat field day held April 18 at the LSU AgCenter Tom H. Scott Research, Extension and Education Center in Winnsboro, reported […]

North Carolina Wheat: Hessian Fly Adults Are Active- Should You Spray?

🕔Nov 20, 2017Hessian fly eggs have been spotted on wheat in Beaufort County, NC. Larvae will hatch from these eggs and will feed throughout the cold months, killing tillers. Here are some […]

Texas Wheat: Breeding for Resistance – Hessian Fly and Greenbug Infestations

🕔Nov 2, 2017Greenbug and Hessian fly infestations can significantly reduce wheat yield and quality in Texas and worldwide. Breeding for resistance to these two pests using marker-assisted selection just got a new […]

Ohio Wheat: 5 Considerations for Planting in 15-Inch Rows

🕔Sep 12, 2017Growers are interested in wide-row wheat production due to changes in equipment inventory (lack of grain drill and availability of air seeder) and to allow intercropping of soybean into wheat. […]

Iowa Wheat: 5 Steps for Hessian Fly Management

🕔Aug 25, 2017With some farmers gaining interest in using cover crops, there are questions about possible pests that may develop when introducing new plants on the farm. Consider these insect-related issues when […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

🕔Aug 18, 2017Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by cattle […]

Kansas: Wheat Streak Mosaic Caused $76 Mln in Damage in 2017; Start Control for 2018 Now

🕔Aug 17, 2017Kansas State University officials are joining in on a group effort to help Kansas farmers stop the spread of a destructive wheat disease that took a strong foothold in the […]

Kansas: Don’t Forget to Control Your Volunteer Wheat!

🕔Aug 9, 2017Producers are gearing up to plant their 2018 wheat crop around north central Kansas! Producers really don’t like the mention of volunteer wheat, but you can always count on it […]

Nebraska Wheat: Protecting 2018 Yields – It’s Critical to Control Volunteer Wheat

🕔Jul 19, 2017In the Nebraska Panhandle, major losses were caused by wheat streak mosaic virus this year. One wheat grower said his winter wheat yields averaged 8-22 bushels/acre. His test weight averaged […]

Louisiana Wheat: Acreage Affected by Diseases, Weather

🕔Apr 25, 2017Poor prices, weather and diseases have caused Louisiana wheat production to drop to 16,000 acres, LSU AgCenter experts said at a field day held April 19 at the Macon Ridge […]

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