In response to the global pandemic, the LSU AgCenter annual wheat and oat field day traditionally held at the Macon Ridge Research Station will follow a virtual presentation format, replacing […]
Tennessee: Wheat Diseases and Fungicide Options Apr 8, 2020
As temperatures warm up, be on the lookout for diseases developing. While disease levels in TN wheat has remained low that can change quickly. This article provides some general info […]
Arkansas Winter Wheat: Another Tough Year Apr 7, 2020
While planted acreage for winter wheat in Arkansas rebounded to 160,000 acres in 2020 — up from 2019’s record low of 110,000 acres — the state’s growers were still met […]
In the past two weeks, instances of true armyworms (TAW) in wheat, corn and pastures have increased across the state.
According to the March 31 USDA Prospective Plantings report, U.S. total spring-planted wheat area is expected to fall to 12.6 million acres (5.1 million hectares), down 1 percent from 2019/20, if realized. […]
USDA’s Prospective Plantings and March 1 Grain Stocks reports held a few surprises, but market action was a bit subdued on corn and soybeans, while new-crop wheat reacted to the […]
USDA on Tuesday released its annual Planting Intentions and quarterly March 1 Grain Stocks reports. According to DTN Lead Analyst Todd Hultman, Tuesday’s Grain Stocks report was bullish for corn, […]
Tennessee: Wheat Questions on the 1st of April Apr 1, 2020
As the warmer spring days approach, and hopefully some drier days ahead, planning your next steps on your wheat crop is probably on your to-do list.
Ohio Wheat: Nitrogen Rate Recs In Cool Weather Apr 1, 2020
Wheat has already reached green-up across the state so spring N may be applied anytime fields are fit. Keep in mind that research has shown N can be applied up […]
Ohio: Broadcasting Red Clover into Wheat Apr 1, 2020
Looking at both the calendar and weather forecasts, frost-seeding is no longer a viable option to add red clover into a wheat stand. We can’t count on good freeze/thaw cycles […]