Wheat Pest and Disease Update

  • Stripe Rust Found in Colorado

    March 23, 2016

    Update from Kirk Broders, Assistant Professor in the Department of Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management, Colorado State University. It happened earlier than I expected, but we received our first confirmed report of stripe rust in eastern Colorado today. We had … Continue reading

  • Wheat Rust Update – March 21

    March 21, 2016

    Wheat Rust update from Kirk Broders and Erick De Wolf: Update from Kirk Broders, Assistant Professor in the Department of Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management, Colorado State University. Stripe rust has been found in southeast Kansas and with the cool weather … Continue reading

  • Stripe Rust Update

    March 10, 2016

    Update on Stripe Rust from Kirk Broders, Assistant Professor in the Department of Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management, Colorado State University. Both stripe and leaf rust are active in southern Texas, with 1 report of stripe rust in Oklahoma. Below is a … Continue reading

  • Wheat Trial Results – 2015

    July 31, 2015

    The wheat trial results for 2015 are now posted. Results posted here: 2015 Results  

  • 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