Iowa Wheat: 5 Steps for Hessian Fly Management Aug 25, 2017

🕔Aug 25, 2017
With 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, 2017

🕔Aug 18, 2017
Planting 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, 2017

🕔Aug 17, 2017
Kansas 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, 2017

🕔Aug 9, 2017
Producers 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, 2017

🕔Jul 19, 2017
In 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, 2017

🕔Apr 25, 2017
Poor 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 […]

North Carolina Wheat: Managing Springtime Hessian Fly Infestations Apr 11, 2017

🕔Apr 11, 2017
Over the past weeks, more agents, consultants, and growers are noticing Hessian flies in fields that were not an apparent problem in the fall.  The last time we had a […]

Louisiana Wheat: Vernilization Issues, Early Diseases, and Hessian Fly Apr 6, 2017

🕔Apr 6, 2017
I spent the day taking notes in wheat preliminary yield trials and observation plots. We have had a very mild winter and there are many entries that failed to vernalize […]

Alabama Wheat: Scouting for Aphids, Hessian Fly in Winter Feb 10, 2017

🕔Feb 10, 2017
Responsible crop management is one of the most important aspects of row crop farming. Producers need to correctly identify and scout for insect, disease, and other problems in order to […]

North Carolina Wheat: 6 Considerations Before Spraying Hessian Fly Dec 2, 2016

🕔Dec 2, 2016
Similar to fall of 2015, Hessian flies adults are emerging and laying eggs in December.  Larvae will hatch from these eggs and will feed throughout the cold months, killing tillers.  […]

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