Wheat Stripe Rust Eating Away at Slim Margins – DTN Jun 3, 2016

🕔Jun 3, 2016
Winter wheat stages across the U.S. range from full maturity to flowering, but one consistent theme this spring is the disease called stripe rust. The yellow-orange pustules have swept through […]

Kansas Wheat: Warm Temps a Cause of Concern Mar 1, 2016

🕔Mar 1, 2016
The weather over the past two weeks has been uncharacteristically warm for this time of year in Kansas. While many are enjoying being outdoors, this early warm spell has raised […]

Nebraska Wheat: Fall Disease Management Strategies Sep 8, 2015

🕔Sep 8, 2015
The 2015 wheat growing season was plagued with severe, widespread epidemics of two diseases: stripe rust and Fusarium head blight, also known as scab.  Whereas stripe rust occurred statewide, Fusarium […]

Nebraska Wheat: Rust Resistant Variety Shifts Sep 8, 2015

🕔Sep 8, 2015
The most important winter wheat varietal news from 2015 was a major change in the virulence of stripe rust (yellow rust). Many previously resistant varieties became susceptible and many that […]

Texas Wheat: Extension Expert Warns of Possible Rust Epidemic Mar 17, 2015

🕔Mar 17, 2015
Early sightings of stripe rust in wheat could indicate 2015 might see an epidemic in infections, according to two Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists. Texas producers and AgriLife Extension […]

Tennessee Wheat: Be on Lookout for Stripe Rust Mar 9, 2015

🕔Mar 9, 2015
Once we start to thaw out from winter, wheat as well as diseases will start to grow and develop. In some areas stripe rust has already shown up.

Louisiana Wheat: Weather Makes Crop Outlook Uncertain Mar 6, 2015

🕔Mar 6, 2015
The recent surge of cold weather could be damaging to Louisiana’s wheat crop, depending on the severity and duration of the below-freezing temperatures, according to LSU AgCenter wheat specialist Josh […]

Texas Wheat: What to Do About Early Rust? Mar 3, 2015

🕔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 […]

Texas Crop Weather: Wheat Stripe, Leaf Rust Infestations Early and Heavy Feb 24, 2015

🕔Feb 24, 2015
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 […]

Arkansas Wheat: Weather Favorable for Stripe Rust Development Feb 11, 2015

🕔Feb 11, 2015
The recent weather has been conducive to stripe rust. Conditions favorable for disease development and spread include morning dew on the leaves, high winds, and nighttime temperatures in the 40s […]

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