Nebraska Wheat: Scout Fields for Early Disease Detection May 3, 2021

🕔May 3, 2021
Despite the recent spell of cool temperatures which somewhat slowed down wheat development in Nebraska, growth of the wheat crop is advancing and will continue to do so as temperatures […]

Nebraska Wheat: Stripe Rust Confirmed in State Jun 1, 2020

🕔Jun 1, 2020
During a survey of wheat fields in south central and southeast Nebraska on May 27, stripe rust was found at trace levels in a grower’s wheat field in Thayer County […]

Nebraska Wheat: Rust Found in Kansas, Start Scouting Fields Mar 28, 2016

🕔Mar 28, 2016
Due to above average temperatures this winter and going into the spring, coupled with moisture, stripe rust and leaf rust have moved north from southern states sooner than expected. Both […]

Nebraska Wheat: Fall Disease Management Strategies Sep 8, 2015

🕔Sep 8, 2015
The 2015 wheat growing season was plagued with severe, widespread epidemics of two diseases: stripe rust and Fusarium head blight, also known as scab.  Whereas stripe rust occurred statewide, Fusarium […]

Nebraska: Weather Conditions Bringing Wheat Diseases and Risk of Fusarium Head Blight May 16, 2015

🕔May 16, 2015
Weather conditions during the last 2 weeks (cool temperatures and moisture) have favored development of stripe rust which has been confirmed as far west as Perkins County. At the University of […]

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