Wheat Pest and Disease Update

  • June 9, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    June 10, 2015

    Stripe rust. The warmer weather the past several days will likely slow the progression of stripe rust, but I really think the die is cast.  You are either going to get clobbered or you are not. Wheat viruses  Infected fields … Continue reading

  • May 31, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    June 1, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management I visited field plots at Akron last Thursday. I don’t want to make too much from a single site visit because conditions may vary widely in the state, but … Continue reading

  • May 25, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    May 25, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Stripe rust. I guess I don’t need to  tell everyone that stripe rust is going to be bad this season.   It has been found in most areas in eastern … Continue reading

  • Wheat Rust Information

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    May 20, 2015

    Identification and Management of Stem Rust on Wheat and Barley: Stem Rust Management Identifying Rust Diseases of Wheat and Barley: rustdoc USDA Stripe Rust Information:  USDA Stripe Rust Kansas State Stripe Rust Information:  Wheat_stripe_rust_EP167[1]_1 Foliar Fungicide Efficacy Ratings for Wheat Disease Management 2015:  Wheat_DiseaseEfficacy_2015 … Continue reading

  • May 17, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

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    May 18, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Stripe rust As expected the wet weather of the past 10 days has aggravated the strip rust epidemic.  The most intense area of the disease appears to be in … Continue reading

  • May 4, 2015: Wheat Pest and Disease Update

    May 4, 2015

    From Ned Tisserat, Retired Plant Pathologist, Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management Stripe Rust: I have had several reports of stripe rust in fields along the I70 corridor.  I suspect the rust is more widespread than that.  The weather this past … Continue reading