Texas Blacklands Wheat: Wet Conditions Favorable for Diseases Mar 31, 2020

🕔Mar 31, 2020
GENERAL Weather conditions across the area have remained wet over the last two weeks, creating a favorable environment for stripe rust, powdery mildew, and other fungal diseases like tan spot […]

Texas Blacklands: Wheat Looks Good; Preparing for Corn Planting Feb 12, 2020

🕔Feb 12, 2020
GENERAL Timely rains are occurring to help build our soil moisture profile as corn planting is quickly approaching, and wheat is starting to break dormancy. Wheat is in good to […]

Texas Blacklands Wheat: All Quiet, but Keep Watch for Disease, Insects Jan 30, 2020

🕔Jan 30, 2020
General Wheat in the area is growing and setting tillers good, and there is no major issue being observed in any of the scouting program fields. There are a few […]

Nebraska Wheat: Disease Pressure on the Rise Jun 12, 2019

🕔Jun 12, 2019
Surveys of wheat fields in southeast Nebraska during the week of June 3 revealed a significant increase in diseases from the previous week. In plots at the University’s Havelock Research […]

Indiana Wheat: Foliar Disease, Scab Management Options May 3, 2019

🕔May 3, 2019
Even though rainy conditions continue to slow planting across the state, we need to keep an eye on winter wheat. These wet conditions will favor many fungal diseases. Already our […]

Wheat Tour: Two Decades of Measuring Yield Potential, Disease, Freeze Damage – DTN Apr 26, 2019

🕔Apr 26, 2019
It’s become one of surest signs that spring is underway — for three days, dozens of people crouch in Kansas wheat fields, in rain or shine, with a ruler and […]

Texas Blacklands: Corn Planting Finished; Watch for Wheat Rust, Stink Bugs Apr 15, 2019

🕔Apr 15, 2019
GENERAL Wheat is starting to head out with some hard-red wheat fields starting to flower. The soft red wheat fields in the scouting program are in the boot stage with […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Diseases Mostly Absent, Keep Watch for Aphids Apr 5, 2019

🕔Apr 5, 2019
Only slight changes as near as I can tell across Oklahoma regarding wheat diseases. Stripe rust appears to be absent, and leaf rust and powdery mildew are slow to get […]

Tennessee Wheat: Fungicide Considerations, Disease Identification Apr 5, 2019

🕔Apr 5, 2019
While I have not heard of any reports of diseases in wheat in Tennessee, as we get closer to flag leaf it will be important to be scouting for diseases. […]

Texas Wheat: Monitoring Fields for Seedling Rust Mar 29, 2019

🕔Mar 29, 2019
In the past several years heavy outbreaks of rust on seedling wheat, especially stripe rust, have warranted and responded favorably to an early fungicide application. This year the disease is […]

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