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Wet spring brings more possibilities of wheat disease

In Southwest Farm Press

A wet spring has created a favorable environment for wheat disease for much of Oklahoma and Texas production areas.

Bob Hunger, Oklahoma State University Extension wheat pathologist, offered a wheat disease update in a recent blog and touched base with small grains specialists in Texas.  227 more words


Leaf Rust Found in Wheat

Leaf rust (Puccinia triticina) was found this week in Dillon  County on wheat that is close to heading.  Everyone growing wheat should scout their fields for rust as soon as they can. 145 more words


Wheat Jointing

The wheat fields have really taken off in the last two weeks.  After an ugly winter, they’re looking thick and green and most fields have started jointing.   273 more words