Texas High Plains: Wheat Rust Showing Up, Treatment Not Recommended

🕔Nov 8, 2018Recent and abundant rains in some areas have producers concerned about leaf rust that is appearing in High Plains wheat fields, but a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist said […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease Still Quiet, but Increasing in Texas

🕔Mar 29, 2018I’m still not seeing any foliar diseases around Stillwater, but reports are indicating that inoculum of the wheat rusts (stripe and leaf) have started to increase in Texas. On 21-March, […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease Pressure Light but Keep Eyes Open

🕔Feb 21, 2018Foliar diseases such as leaf rust and stripe rust were scarce across Oklahoma last fall and into 2018 because of the drought. I have seen a few leaf rust pustules […]

Rust Disease: Research Team Isolates Pathogens in Wheat and Oats

🕔Feb 21, 2018Damage inflicted by rust fungi is a significant constraint in food production across the globe. Cereals and many other important crops such as coffee, sugarcane, and soybean are impacted by […]

WASDE Wheat: Global Production Raised, Led By Australia

🕔Dec 9, 2016The U.S. 2016/17 all wheat supply and demand estimates are unchanged from November.  The marketing year average price received by producers is unchanged at the midpoint, but the range is […]

Nebraska Wheat: Rust Found in Kansas, Start Scouting Fields

🕔Mar 28, 2016Due 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 […]

Texas Wheat: Will Heavy Rust Levels Be a Problem in ’16?

🕔Feb 5, 2016It is now February and we are once again seeing significant rust levels in wheat in areas of Southern and Southeast Texas. The elevated levels of rust this early in […]

Georgia Wheat: Right After Heading Best Time to Apply Fungicide

🕔Apr 17, 2015Rust is showing up in some wheat fields. Spray fungicides right after the crop has completely headed out for maximum protective effect.

Texas Wheat: Wet Weather May Trigger Serious Rust Issues – or Maybe Not

🕔Apr 7, 2015The prime wheat growing conditions throughout much of Texas this season should be a boon to most producers, but it could prove to be a bust for those not watching […]

Louisiana Wheat: Disease Could be a Growing Issue with Warmer Temps

🕔Apr 6, 2015As warmer and drier conditions have arrived in Louisiana, corn planting has greatly picked up.  In doing so, a lot of attention has shifted away from the winter wheat to […]

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