Texas Wheat: Bacterial Streak and Black Chaff

🕔May 13, 2019The bacterium that causes bacterial streak and black chaff disease in wheat and other small grains is Xanthomonas translucens.  In Texas, other species of Xanthomas cause leaf diseases of cotton, tomato and pepper.  […]

Texas: Small Grains Field Day, Egypt, April 17

🕔Apr 4, 2019Texas A&M Agrilife Extension will be hosting a Wheat Field Day at Krenek Seed near Egypt, Texas on Wednesday, April 17, 2019.  The Krenek’s have cooperated this year by providing […]

Georgia: Small Grain Weed Control

🕔Dec 24, 2018We don’t have as much small grain planted this year, but wanted to update the weed control nonetheless. With our small grains planted for grain or seed, and considering a […]

Pennsylvania Wheat, Barley: Fall Herbicide Options

🕔Oct 19, 2018Dense populations of winter annual weeds can compete with wheat and barley in late fall and early spring and slow the rate of crop development potentially reducing yield. If winter […]

Wheat Production Up 8% from 2017 – USDA

🕔Sep 28, 2018All wheat production totaled 1.88 billion bushels in 2018, up 8 percent from the revised 2017 total of 1.74 billion bushels. Area harvested for grain totaled 39.6 million acres, up […]

Virginia Small Grains: High Yields Across the State

🕔Aug 29, 2018The Virginia Grain Producers Association is proud to announce the 2018 Virginia Wheat and Hard Wheat Yield Contest Winners. This year’s winners come from counties across the Commonwealth and have […]

Texas: Marketing Plans Help Farmers Capitalize on Grain Markets

🕔May 2, 2018The impacts of potential trade tariffs on crops such as soybeans would send ripple effects through other agricultural commodities, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist. Dr. Mark Welch, grains […]

Minnesota: Small Grains – An Easier Way to Establish, Grow Cover Crops

🕔Apr 13, 2018Establishing cover crops in corn and soybeans is not without its challenges in Minnesota. There is little growing season left after harvest and soil moisture and herbicide carryover can often […]

Texas: Small Grains and Canola Field Day, Thrall, April 25

🕔Apr 9, 2018A Small Grains and Canola Field Day is set for April 25 at the Stiles Farm, 5700 Farm-to-Market Road 1063 near the intersection of U.S Highway 79, one mile east of Thrall. […]

Georgia Field Reports: Corn Planting Off to Strong Start; Peaches Better Than Expected

🕔Apr 3, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending April 1, 2018. County Comments Nathan Eason, White County Due to cooler weather and overcast conditions in recent weeks, winter forages have […]

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