Rain hit hard earlier this week and drenched the county once again.Wheat is in grain fill to soft dough. Corn is growing well but may be experiencing some nitrogen deficiencies […]
Georgia Wheat: Leaf Rust Detected in South Georgia Mar 18, 2015
Today, Mitchell County Ag Agent Andy Shirley discovered wheat rust in Mitchell County.Wheat leaf rust is caused by the fungus Puccinia triticina.
Texas Wheat: What to Do About Early Rust? Mar 3, 2015
February is typically a time of year that wheat growers are more concerned with topdressing nitrogen and controlling weeds than controlling diseases; however, this topic has been on the minds […]
There have been considerably more reports of both leaf and stripe rust on wheat than is normal for this time of year, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service […]