University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Welcome

 

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

2015 UK WINTER WHEAT MEETING

January 6, 2015     9:00 – 3:00

Christian County Extension Office, Hopkinsville, KY

  9:00

  • Welcome: Laura KnothKentucky Small Grain Growers Association

  9:10

Using Rainfall Forecasts For Optimal Fertilizer Application: A Group Experiment

Yoko Kusunose, UK Agricultural Economics Professor

10:30

BREAK   15 min

10:45

U.S. And World Supply And Demand Outlook For Wheat

Todd Davis, UK Extension Agricultural Economics Specialist  

11:15

Understanding the DON-Head Scab Connection

 Don Hershman, UK Extension Pathology Specialist

11:30

Dave Van Sanford & Carrie Knott Survey Results Discussed

Dave Van Sanford, Wheat Breeding Researcher

11:45

Wheat Varietal Differences in Head Scab Susceptibility

Bill Bruening, UK Variety Testing Specialist

12:00

LUNCH - PROVIDED BY KYSGGA

1:00

My Fields Workshop 

Dr. Brian McCornack, Associate Professor Entomology, Kansas State University

Dr. Wendy Johnson, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Kansas State University

2:45

Post Meeting Turning Pt. / Thank You's

     
 

CCA Credits: NM: 1.5, IPM: 3, CM: 0.5

Pesticide Credits: 2 general hours, 2 specific hours (Categories 1A, 4, 10, 12)

 

 

       
     
 
   

 

 

 

 


 

2014 Kentucky Wheat Variety Test Report

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

www.wheatscab.psu.edu/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The UK Wheat Science Group is comprised of 

research and extension specialists from many departments,

as well as Agricultural Extension Agents and farmers.

 

Plant and Soil Sciences

Plant Pathology

Entomology

Agricultural Economics

Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering

 


Our Goal is to solve problems that limit the profitability of

wheat production in Kentucky.