Oklahoma Wheat: Hessian Fly Management Options Dec 1, 2016

🕔Dec 1, 2016
Occurrences of Hessian fly have been found in southwestern Oklahoma winter wheat this fall, making it important for producers to identify field infestations and strategies that can assist in managing […]

Texas Wheat: Hessian Fly Threat Looms Over South, West Central Crops Sep 9, 2016

🕔Sep 9, 2016
With the start of the fall wheat planting season only days away, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts warn of a looming Hessian fly problem facing the future crop. “Growers and […]

Nebraska: Protect 2017 Yields Now – Control Volunteer Winter Wheat, Other Weeds Jul 5, 2016

🕔Jul 5, 2016
By far, the greatest risk of losses from mite-vectored viruses occurs when there is a summer “green bridge” of volunteer wheat emerging before harvest. This almost always occurs as a […]

Texas Wheat: Managing for Hessian Fly Jun 8, 2016

🕔Jun 8, 2016
Hessian fly is a persistent threat to many wheat producersin portions of the Blacklands, the southern Rolling Plains (Concho Valley) and South Texas. Over 70 counties in Texas have reported […]

South Carolina: Question of the Week – Hessian Fly May 20, 2016

🕔May 20, 2016
Last week the question was:   What is this flax seed-looking thing on the side of this wheat stem? This is a Hessian fly pupa.  Hessian flies can be a serious […]

North Carolina Wheat: Hessian Fly Infestation – Disc, Spray, or Let It Ride? Apr 22, 2016

🕔Apr 22, 2016
Two common questions have been popping up as folks are noticing Hessian fly. The first is can a rescue insecticidal spray help me reduce populations?  The answer is almost always […]

North Carolina: Hessian Flies Like Warm Weather…and Your Wheat Dec 29, 2015

🕔Dec 29, 2015
A MS student in my laboratory has reported that egg lay has been extremely heavy over the past week.  Because of the warm weather, Hessian flies in wheat planted during […]

Arkansas Wheat: Seed Treatment Options, Ryegrass Control Oct 9, 2015

🕔Oct 9, 2015
Dry and warm weather has continued across Arkansas this week. The U.S. Drought Monitor report on October 6 shows that approximately 63% of the state is experiencing some level of […]

North Carolina Wheat: 4 Qualifiers to Spray for Hessian Fly Nov 14, 2014

🕔Nov 14, 2014
Around this time of the year, Hessian fly adults are definitely active. Many growers spraying herbicide are wondering if they will get a return on investment tank mixing with an […]

Missouri Wheat: Delayed Planting Negatively Impacts Yield Oct 22, 2014

🕔Oct 22, 2014
With corn and soybean harvest slowed by uncooperative weather, wheat planting is also delayed. Missouri farmers will need to decide soon (if they have not already) whether or not to […]

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