Risk of head scab increases for some Ohio wheat growers

Concerns about Fusarium head blight development are now on the rise for wheat growers across Ohio whose plants are at or near the flowering growth stage. According to a Purdue University article, the highest risk is for growers in northwest Ohio, who are at moderate to high risk for scab due to the wet, humid […]

Fusarium head blight confirmed in Nebraska

Due to the frequent and heavy rainfall that occurred during the flowering of wheat crops in the area of Mead, Nebraska, Fusarium head blight (scab) has been confirmed in a field at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Agricultural Research and Development Center (ARDC).

While the disease is in its initial stages of development, is expected to […]