2017

April 11, 2017  Volume 21 Issue 3

 In this Issue:

  • Entomopathogenic Fungus May Cause High Mortality on Aphids
  • 2017 Wheat Freeze: Where’s the Damage??
  • Wheat Disease Ratings Available from Kentucky Variety Test
  • Tell me Again about the Cure for Low Prices?
  •  Wheat Field Day — May 9
  • Announcing Wheat Field School — April 26 

March 21 Volume 21, Issue 2 (Special Freeze Issue)

  • The 2017 Winter Wheat Freeze Events—Plural!
  • Potential Nitrogen Contribution from Terminated Wheat
  • Herbicide Label Restrictions for Feeding and Planting Rotational Crops
  • Burndown of Wheat Following Freeze Injury
  • Considerations for Utilizing Frosted Small Grains for Forage
  • Freeze Effects on Aphids and their Parasitoids under the Mild Winter Conditions of 2017

February 23 Volume 21 Issue 1

  • Warm Weather Results in Advanced Winter Wheat Growth Stages in KY
  • Risk of Stripe Rust of Wheat in 2017 is on the Rise for Kentucky Farmers
  • Wheat: Earlier Aphid Occurrences May Be a Consequence of 2017’s Warm Winter
  • Wheat Outlook and Profitability Potential
  • Don Halcomb Receives 2017 UK Wheat Science Service Award
  • Wheat Production Field School: A Hands-On Training

2016

December 15 Volume 20 issue 2

  • Wheat Outlook and Profitability Potential
  • Wheat Production Field School: A Hands-On Training

April 19 Volume 20 Issue 1

  •  Importance of Wheat Growth Stages
  • 2016 Kentucky Wheat Vomitoxin Survey Form
  • Wheat Outlook and Profitability Potential
  • Fungicide Efficacy Table for Wheat Diseases
  • Introduction of Dr. Raul Villanueva & Dr. John Grove
  • Upcoming Events for 2016

2015

Dec 15 Volume 19, Issue 3

  • Results of the 2015 Kentucky Wheat Vomitoxin Survey 
  • 2016 Kentucky Wheat Vomitoxin Survey Form 
  • Wheat Outlook and Profitability Potential 
  • Upcoming Events for 2016 

Aug 20 Vol. 19, Issue 2

  • Selecting Wheat Varieties
  • Product Evaluation Protocol and the Next Big Thing in Wheat Production: 2014/2015
  • Welcome Dr. Carl Bradley
  • Stay informed w/ Websites & Grain Blog
  • Updating our Mailing List
  • Upcoming Events

Mar 18 Vol. 19, Issue 1

  • Nitrogen Management for Wheat in 2015
  • Challenges in Weed Management Due to Wet Conditions
  • Wheat Outlook
  • Welcome Dr. Erin Haramoto

2014

Oct 15 Vol. 18, Issue 3

  • ALS-Resistant Common Chickweed in Wheat in Kentucky
  • Wheat Disease Management for 2015 Starts Now
  • Wait for that Wheat Planting Window
  • Lower Wheat Prices for 2014-15
  • Introducing Dr. Todd Davis & Dr. Josh McGrath
  • Announcing Winter Wheat Meeting—January 6

 Jul 01 Vol. 18, Issue 2

  • 2014 Wheat Harvest Progress and DON Concerns
  • Explaining How High DON and Low Head Scab Could Occur at the Same Time

 Mar 28 Vol. 18, Issue 1

  • Weed Control—Strategies Delayed Due to Cold Winter
  • Potential Nitrogen Loss for Wheat Resulting from Applications to Frozen Ground
  • New Grain Crops Coordinator
  • Wheat Development Delayed About 2 Weeks this Year 

2013

Oct 10 Vol. 17, Issue 2

  • Managing Volunteer Corn in Order to Break the Green Bridge in Wheat
  • ALS—Resistant Common Chickweed in Wheat?
  • Insect Considerations for Wheat Planting Decisions

Sep 09 Vol. 17, Issue 1

  • Maximize Wheat Yield Potential Despite Late Planting Dates
  • Marestail May Challenge Wheat Growers This Fall 

2012

Sep 07 Vol. 16, Issue 5

  • Plant Wheat On Time, Not Early
  • Carryover Nitrogen From Corn And Its Effect On Wheat
  • Evaluating The Risk Of Herbicide Carryover To Wheat
  • Selecting Wheat Varieties
  • The Affect Of Insects On Wheat Planting Decisions
  • Managing Volunteer Corn Prior To Wheat Planting

 Jul 11 Vol. 16, Issue 4

  • Wheat Variety Test Results Affected By Freeze
  • Now Is The Time To Begin Your Fusarium Head Blight Management Program For 2013

 Apr 18 Vol. 16, Issue 3 (Possible Damage)

  • Possible Wheat Damage From Cold Temperatures On April 11 And 12, 2012

 Apr 10 Vol. 16, Issue 2 (Potential Freeze)

  • Potential Wheat Freeze Damage

Feb 09 Vol. 16, Issue 1

  • Wheat Ahead Of Schedule May Change N Plans Upcoming Wheat Field Day
  • Mild Winter Impacts Weed Management Decisions

2011

Aug 31 Vol. 15, Issue 2

  • Control Of Fusarium Head Blight And Deoxynivalenol Requires More Than Fungicide Use: Integrated Control Of FHB Using Fungicides And FHB‐Resistant Varieties
  • Wheat Yield Response To Wide Rows

 

Feb 24 Vol. 15, Issue 1

  • Ryegrass Control Strategies This Spring
  • Upcoming Wheat Field Day - May 17, 2011 At Princeton
  • Upcoming Bi-Annual All-Commodity Field Day At Princeton - July 21, 2011

2010

Oct 01 Vol. 14, Issue 2

  • Fall 2010 Wheat Planting Decisions
  • Controlling Volunteer Corn Prior To Wheat Planting
  • Control Of Volunteer Corn Remain Important In Avoiding Insect Damage In Wheat

Aug 25 Vol. 14, Issue 1

  • Wheat Varieties For Planting This Fall Using Saved Seed For Planting: A Fusarium Head Blight Perspective
  • Use Decision Tool To Control Wheat Seed Costs
  • Wheat Planting When Futures Are High And Seed Might Be Short
  • Wheat In 15‐Inch Rows Will Work But Might Cost Yield

2009

Aug 20 Vol. 13, Issue 4

  • Selecting Scab Resistant Wheat Varieties

Aug 13 Vol. 13, Issue 3

  • Fusarium Head Blight Reduces Wheat Seed Quality
  • Wheat Seed Germination Testing?
  • Why Do Producers No‐Till Wheat?

Jun 01 Vol. 13, Issue 2

  • Wheat Fusarium Head Blight (FHB) Widespread In Kentucky
  • Check Your Wheat Hay Before Feeding
  • Harvesting, Drying And Storing Wheat Suspected Of Vomitoxin Contamination
  • Don (Vomitoxin) In Wheat Basic Questions And Answers ‐ North Dakota State University

Mar 01 Vol. 13, Issue 1

  • Forage Restrictions Amended For Cereal Herbicides
  • By‐Product Gypsum: What’s It Worth To The Small Grain Producer?
  • Supplemental Label For Headline® Fungicide For “Plant Health”: Will It Improve Corn, Soybean And Small Grain Health?

2008

Aug 01 Vol. 12, Issue 5

  • Selecting Wheat Varieties
  • How Much Fall N Is Needed?
  • Insect Pest Management Decision In Preparation For Planting Wheat
  • Strategies For Controlling Volunteer Corn And Wheat
  • Why Not “A Little” Tillage For NoTill Wheat?
  • Wheat Science Group Wins Southern Region IPM “Pulling Together” Award

May 01 Vol. 12, Issue 4

  • Armyworm Caterpillars Reported; Moth Capture Declines In Princeon But Increase In Lexington!
  • Changes In The Wheat Foliar Fungicide Status Quo
  • UKREC Wheat Field Day—May 20 8:30 Am—Noon

Apr 15 Vol. 12, Issue 3

  •  Fungicidal Control Of Fusarium Head Blight (Head Scab) And Deoxynivalenol (Don) In Wheat
  •  Foliar Fungicides For Wheat Disease Control
  •  Suction Trap Counts—Where Are The Aphids?
  •  Corn Planted Into Standing Grasses: Does This = Armyworms?

Apr 01 Vol. 12, Issue 2

  •  Nitrogen Lost Due To Excessive Rain
  •  Spring N Applications: How Late Is Too Late?

Feb 01 Vol. 12, Issue 1

  • Questions About Spring Populations Of Hessian Fly
  • Associated With Infested Volunteer Wheat
  • Upcoming Wheat Field Day—May 20, Princeton

 

2007

Sep 01 Vol. 11, Issue 3

  • Wheat Yields 2007: What Happened?
  • Selecting Wheat Varieties
  • Fall Nitrogen Not Needed for Wheat
  • Yield of No-Tillage Winter Wheat After Surface Aeration/Harrow Tillage of the Previous Corn Crop’s Residues
  • Preemergence Ryegrass Control in Wheat

 Apr 15 Vol. 11, Issue 2

  • Considerations For Managing Freeze Damaged Wheat And Alternative Plantings

Apr 01 Vol. 11, Issue 1 (Freeze Issue)

  • Wheat Freeze Damage
  • Considerations for Cutting Wheat for Hay
  • Folicur 3.6F and Orius 3.6F Approved ….

2006

Sep 01 Vol. 10, Issue 3

  • Wheat In Kentucky – Team Work Makes a Difference
  • Kentucky’s Wheat Enterprise Demonstrating Economic Potential
  • 2006 Kentucky Extension Wheat Production Contest Summary of Award Winners

May 01 Vol. 10, Issue 2

  • Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus On Wheat Confirmed At UKREC In Princeton, KY
  • True Armyworm Moth Counts Still Very High!
  • Annual Wheat Field Day—May 16—UKREC, Princeton

 Mar 01 Vol. 10, Issue 1

  • Stripe Rust Threat Elevated For 2006
  • Annual UK Wheat Field Day—UKREC, Princeton

2005

Dec 01 Vol. 9, Issue 3

  • Winter Wheat Meeting—January 10, 2006
  • Ryegrass Control Strategies This Season in Wheat
  • Higher Nitrogen Prices and Its Use on Wheat
  • Clarification for Previous Article Concerning Stored Grain Insecticides

Aug 15 Vol. 9, Issue 2

  • 2005 Kentucky Wheat Production Contest—Summary of Awards and Cultural Practices
  • A Quick Review of the Currently Available Stored Grain Insecticides

Aug 01 Vol. 9, Issue 1

  • Small Grain Variety Performance Update
  • Effect of Tillage on Crop Yields

2004

Nov 01 Vol. 8, Issue 5

  • Outlook For Annual Ryegrass Control In Wheat
  • Late Winter Wheat Planting Date Effects On Yield And Plant Growth
  • Nitrogen Needed On Late Planted Wheat
  • UK Wheat Meeting—January 11, 2005 (Program)

Aug 01 Vol. 8, Issue 4

  • Pre-Season Considerations For Insect Control In Wheat
  • Wheat Seed Quality Concerns

May 01 Vol. 8, Issue 3 (Head Scab)

  • Special Issue: Head Scab Alert
  • Fusarium Head Blight Update
  • Comments By Dave Van Sanford - Wheat Plant Breeder

Apr 01 Vol. 8, Issue 2

  • Folicur: A New Tool For Managing Fusarium Head Blight
  • Biotech Wheat: Where Are We?
  • Know The Rules About Saving Wheat Seed
  • Do You Have Herbicide Resistant Ryegrass?
  • Herbicide Resistant Ryegrass Survey Form
  • 2004 Wheat Field Day—May 18– Princeton

Feb 01 Vol. 8, Issue 1

  • Higher Nitrogen Prices And Its Use On Wheat
  • Folicur Section 18 Application Submitted
  • Do You Have Herbicide Resistant Ryegrass?
  • 2004 IPM Training School

2003

Dec 01 Vol. 7, Issue 5 (Special Issue: Head Scab Concerns)

  • Fusarium Head Blight Of Wheat
  • Selecting Wheat Varieties With Respect To Scab Resistance
  • Foliar Fungicides: Another “Tool In The Toolbox” For Managing Fusarium Head Blight?
  • Use Of Multiple Varieties And Planting Dates
  • Effect Of Tillage On Head Scab (Fusarium)
  • Handling And Storing Damaged Wheat
  • ”Dealing With Head Scab” Winter Wheat Workshop

Nov 01 Vol. 7, Issue 4

  • Protecting Stored Seed From Insects
  • The Risks And Benefits Of Tank Mixing Herbicides
  • Wheat Tolerance To Fall-Applied Herbicides

 Oct 01 Vol. 7, Issue 3

  • Wheat Situation And Price Outlook
  • How Much No-Till Wheat Is Planted?

 Sep 01 Vol. 7, Issue 2

  • Wheat Seed Quality Concerns
  • Winter Wheat Planting Dates
  • Nitrogen Prices—Big Change
  • Fusarium Head Blight (Head Scab) Management Tactics
  •  Selecting Wheat Varieties
  • Remember That Stored Wheat?!

Feb 01 Vol. 7, Issue 1

  • Stored Grain “Protectant” Insecticides: Some Confusion On Availability
  • Headline Fungicide Added To Wheat Disease Control Arsenal
  • Early Spring Nitrogen Application

2002

Nov 01 Vol. 6, Issue 5

  • Weedy Grasses—An Increasing And Frustrating Problem In Wheat

 Aug 01 Vol. 6, Issue 4

  • Wheat Seed Quality Concerns

Jun 01 Vol. 6, Issue 3

  • Fusarium Head Blight Update
  • UK-IPM Pre-Harvest Checklist For Controlling Insects In Stored Wheat
  • Varietal Differences In Head Scab Resistance

 May 01 Vol. 6, Issue 2

  • Wheat Disease Update
  • Wheat Field Day—May 22
  • University of Ky Field Day—Princeton July 18

Jan 01 Vol. 6, Issue 1

  • Herbicide Comparisons On Cornflower Control In Wheat
  • Are Insect Pests In Your Future?
  • Early Nitrogen Application
  • Status Of The Wheat Crop In Ky

2001

Nov 01 Vol. 5, Issue 4

  • Introducing Gerald Claywell
  • Fall Conditions are Favorable for Controlling Ryegrass
  • Several Glyphosate Formulations Available

Apr 01 Vol. 5, Issue 3

  • Stratego Foliar Fungicide Labeled for Wheat
  • Did Recent Cold Temperatures Damage the Wheat Crop?

Mar 01 Vol. 5, Issue 2

  • Rain and Nitrogen Losses
  • Ryegrass Control in Wheat
  • Burndown Control of Ryegrass in No-Tillage Corn Pays Dividends for Future Wheat Crops

Feb 01 Vol. 5, Issue 1

  • High Prices and Nitrogen on Wheat
  • Wheat Powdery Mildew: Management Options for 2001
  • Nutrient Management in Different Crop Rotations
  • The Affect of Temperature on the Relative Risk of Aphid Borne Disease in Wheat

2000

Sep 01 Vol. 4, Issue 6

  • Wheat Management Tips
  • Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus And Management Considerations For 2000/2001 Crop
  • Soft White Wheat - Where Are We?
  • Calibrate Grain Drills To Control Seed Costs
  • How Perfect Do Wheat Stands Need To Be?

May 01 Vol. 4, Issue 5 (Wheat Streak Mosaic Issue 2)

  • Considerations And Options Following Destruction Of Wheat Affected By Wheat Streak Mosaic Epidemic
  • Disease Considerations
  • Planting Into Wheat Infested With Wheat Curl Mite
  • Weed Management Considerations
  • Agronomic Management Considerations
  • Fertility Considerations For Another Crop
  • Destroying Your Wheat Crop: Some Economic Considerations
  • Feeding Considerations

 Apr 15 Vol. 4, Issue 4 (Wheat Streak Mosaic Issue 1)

  • Wheat Streak Mosaic Epidemic
  • Wheat Streak Mosaic/Wheat Curl Mite 2000 Incidence Survey
  • May 10th West Ky No-Till Association 2000 No-Till Small Grain Tour – Russellville

Apr 01 Vol. 4, Issue 3

  • A Summary Of Ky Wheat Production Contest, 1987-1999
  • Powdery Mildew Control And Fungicide Options
  • Wheat Injury
  • Wheat Field Day - May 18 - Fulton Co., Ky

Feb 01 Vol. 4, Issue 2

  • Spring Aphid Control: What Will I Need This Year?
  • Winter Grain Mite
  • Scout For Weedy Grasses In Wheat

Jan 01 Vol. 4, Issue 1

  • Nitrogen on Wheat
  • Managing Italian Ryegrass In Wheat
  • Illinois Wheat Forum - February 17

1999

Sep 15 Vol. 3, Issue 3 (Second Sept Issue)

  • Herbicide Carryover to Wheat
  • Can Aphid Control Reduce Barley Yellow Dwarf Incidence in Wheat? (A case study - Caldwell Co., Ky 1998-99)
  • Calibrate Drills to Control Seed Costs

Sep 01 Vol. 3, Issue 2

  • Preplant Decisions Greatly Impact Future Disease Risk
  • Making No-Till Wheat Production Profitable
  • Planting Farmer Saved Wheat Seed - Are You Really Saving Money?
  • Economic Summary of On-Farm Tillage Comparisons
  • September 14 - Wheat Meeting in Henderson Co., Kentucky

Apr 01 Vol. 3, Issue 1

  • 1999 Kentucky Wheat Crop Overview
  • Controlling Wheat Before No-Till Corn
  • Coincidence - Spring Aphid Sighting and BYDV
  • Changes in Cereal Leaf Beetle Thresholds
  • Soft White Winter Wheat for Kentucky
  • Henbit and Purple Deadnettle
  • Economical Wheat Storage Tips
  • Wheat Field Day - May 19, 1999

1998

Sep 01 Vol. 2, Issue 3          

  • Wheat Following Corn: To Till Or Not To Till
  • Avoiding Insect Problems
  • Nitrogen Rates & Timing On No-Till Wheat In Logan Co.-1998
  • 1997-98 Residue Management Study-Mechanical Shredding Comparison
  • No-Till Wheat Trial
  • Managing the Wheat Enterprise
  • Wheat Price Outlook

 Apr 01 Special Wheat Freeze Damage Issue

  • Probable Effect of The Recent Freeze On Wheat Diseases
  • Effect of Temperatures On Wheat Insects
  • Wheat Freeze Damage Situation
  • Nitrogen Decisions
  • Controlling Wheat Before No-Till Corn—Dr. Jim Martin

 Mar 01 Vol. 2, Issue 2

  • Special Local Need (24c) Registration Approved For Tilt Fungicide
  • Spring Insecticides for Control Of Barley Yellow Dwarf
  • Timing of Herbicide Applications Relative To Wheat Growth Stage
  • Wild Garlic and Related Species In Wheat
  • The U.K. Wheat Breeding Program 

Jan 01 Vol. 2, Issue 1

  • Management Decisions Based On Final Wheat Stands
  • Nitrogen Calibration For Improved Profitability
  • Nitrogen on Wheat
  • Tri-State Small Grain Meeting
  • New Wheat Publication from U.K.

1997

Sep 01 Vol. 1, Issue 3

  • Wheat Seeding Rates
  • Using Pelletized Lime
  • On-Farm No-Till Studies
  • Wheat Market Update
  • Early Season Considerations For Insect Control In Wheat
  • Wheat Production Planning
  • Intensive Wheat Management School
  • Wheat Science at UK - Updated E’mail Addresses

Aug 01 Vol. 1, Issue 2

  • Stored Grain Pests & Monitoring Options
  • Wheat Spindle Streak Mosaic Variety Ratings For 1997
  • Amisorb On Wheat
  • Nitrogen Rates & Time Of Application On Wheat
  • Fall Vs. Spring Herbicide Treatments
  • 18 Steps For Maximum Winter Wheat Yields
  • 1997 Ky Small Grain Variety Trials

Apr 01 Vol. 1, Issue 1

  • Wheat Science at UK
  • USDA Lifts Karnal Bunt Restrictions in Southeast
  • Preparing Your Equipment for This Year’s Wheat Crop
  • Growth and Temperatures Of No-Till And Conventional Wheat
  • Spring Aphid Outlook
  • How Bad Are Cereal Leaf Beetles In Ky?
  • Late Season Herbicide Applications In Wheat
  • A Southern Tier Wheat Field Day Will Be Held Thursday, May 15, 1997