Wheat Pest and Disease Update

  • April 17, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    April 18, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Dr. Thad Gourd, county extension director in Adams County, reported stripe rust in a field near Denver International Airport.   The rust was scattered, but locally heavy in the field.   … Continue reading

  • April 10, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    April 10, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Wheat rusts  There is still nothing to report about rust diseases in Colorado.   Stripe rust was apparently fairly heavy in southcentral Oklahoma warranting fungicide sprays, but only light and … Continue reading

  • Special Report April 7, 2015: Cutworm

    April 7, 2015

    SE Colorado wheat growers are having terrible issues with epic army and pale western cutworm populations.  Click below to get an informational sheet on cutworms that CSU’s Frank Peairs put together to answer some of the frequently asked questions. CutwormsWheat_April2015

  • April 6, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    April 6, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management I have been informed that there is quite a bit brown wheat mite damage  in Cheyenne and Kiowa counties.   This also from Oklahoma: Mindy McNair (OSU Texas County Extension … Continue reading

  • March 30, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

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    March 30, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Just a quick note on the wheat situation. Winter Kill I have been informed that some areas in the northeastern corner of the state were hit hard by winter … Continue reading

  • March 20, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    March 25, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Ned sends out information concerning wheat diseases in the state on a routine basis. To subscribe to this email, please email Ned at Ned.Tisserat@ColoState.EDU. During the growing season I … Continue reading