Michigan Wheat: Fungicide Options for Fusarium Head Blight May 29, 2020

🕔May 29, 2020
Universities have recommended using group 3 fungicides Prosaro (prothioconazole plus tebuconazole) or Caramba (metconazole) applied at early anthesis (Feekes 10.5.1 or flowering) or within the first six days after flowering to combat […]

Ohio Wheat: Online Tool Helps Assess Scab Risk May 27, 2020

🕔May 27, 2020
The head scab risk tool can be used to assess the risk of head scab and to help guide fungicide application decisions. Here are a few guidelines for using the […]

Indiana Wheat: Foliar Diseases, Fusarium Head Blight Management May 22, 2020

🕔May 22, 2020
Rainy, wet conditions will favor many fungal diseases in wheat. Already our southern neighbors have started reporting multiple diseases in wheat. These include – strip rust and Septoria leaf spot. […]

Kentucky Wheat: Head Scab – To Spray or Not to Spray? May 20, 2020

🕔May 20, 2020
Many wheat producers in the state have already sprayed a fungicide to help protect against Fusarium head blight (scab).  However, some fields in the state were just nearing the beginning […]

Tennessee Wheat: Predicting Head Scab Apr 29, 2020

🕔Apr 29, 2020
Wheat is in bloom across the state and considerations for fungicide applications are being made. While little has been reported on foliar diseases in wheat, the Fusarium Head Blight Prediction […]

Small Grains: Managing Fusarium Head Blight Mar 23, 2020

🕔Mar 23, 2020
Fusarium head blight (FHB) is an economically important disease affecting small grain production worldwide.  The disease is predominantly caused by the fungus Fusarium graminearum in the United States, where infections can decrease […]

Indiana Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight – Things to Consider When Harvesting Jun 28, 2019

🕔Jun 28, 2019
Wheat harvest has begun in Southern Indiana. Fusarium head blight (FHB) or scab is one of the most important diseases of wheat and most challenging to prevent. In addition, FHB […]

Kansas Wheat: Be on Look for Fusarium Head Blight Jun 20, 2019

🕔Jun 20, 2019
A Kansas State University wheat disease specialist says the state’s growers should be on the lookout for Fusarium head blight, also known as head scab, as they prepare to bring […]

Illinois Wheat: Fusarium Head Blight Risk Remains Elevated May 13, 2019

🕔May 13, 2019
Persistent humid weather and rains over the last 14 days has significantly elevated the risk of Fusarium head blight (FHB)in the south central portion of Illinois.  Symptoms of FHB will start to […]

Virginia Wheat: Scab Risk on the Rise May 10, 2019

🕔May 10, 2019
Fusarium head blight (FHB) risk is continuing to increase in parts of Virginia. Upcoming rain events will increase risk over the next three days (see figure below). Much of the […]

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