Michigan: Corn, Soybean, Wheat Variety Trials Focus on Northern Climates

🕔Mar 2, 2018Michigan State University Extension educators in northern Michigan have received grant funding to address variety selection in northern climates. The purpose of these projects is to collect local data on […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Growers Must Maximize Yields, Protein Content to Stay Competitive

🕔Nov 9, 2017It is no secret wheat prices have been less than stellar overall in recent years, but that only underscores the need for wheat growers to do what they can to […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Protect Future Yields, Protein Content in Clearfield Fields This Fall

🕔Nov 9, 2017For Oklahoma wheat growers who are battling feral rye and jointed goatgrass incursions, wheat variety selection can be a particularly important consideration when trying to produce a crop with sufficient […]

Texas Wheat: Breeding for Resistance – Hessian Fly and Greenbug Infestations

🕔Nov 2, 2017Greenbug and Hessian fly infestations can significantly reduce wheat yield and quality in Texas and worldwide. Breeding for resistance to these two pests using marker-assisted selection just got a new […]

Texas: Wheat Variety Disease & Insect Tolerance Traits—2017-2018

🕔Oct 2, 2017In an August article in Texas Row Crops Newsletter we noted Texas A&M AgriLife Extension “Pick” wheat varieties for grain in the Texas High Plains.  Since then additional Picks were […]

Mississippi Wheat: 2017 Suggested Variety Short List

🕔Sep 22, 2017Mississippi State University annually conducts Variety Trials of public and private wheat and oat varieties. These variety trials are grown at up to nine locations in cropping regions representing all geographic […]

Ohio Wheat: 5 Considerations for Planting in 15-Inch Rows

🕔Sep 12, 2017Growers are interested in wide-row wheat production due to changes in equipment inventory (lack of grain drill and availability of air seeder) and to allow intercropping of soybean into wheat. […]

Nebraska Wheat: Top Performing Varieties by Region

🕔Sep 7, 2017Now is the time to take stock in which wheat varieties you want to grow next year. The best place to start is to look at the University’s Wheat Variety […]

Ohio Wheat: Variety Selection an Important 1st Step to Reducing Scab, Vomitoxin

🕔Sep 6, 2017Even though we did not have high levels of scab and vomitoxin this year, we still need to keep this disease in our minds as we select varieties to plant […]

Texas: Wheat Variety ‘Picks’ Offered Statewide by AgriLife Extension

🕔Aug 17, 2017While many varieties remain the same in Texas A&M AgriLife’s annual wheat “Picks” for producers across the state, suggestions are being made that one region find alternatives to hard red […]

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