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U.S.-Japan Tariff Agreement is a Good Deal for Wheat Farmers and Their Customers

Joint Statement Contact: Amanda J. Spoo, Director of Communications, U.S. Wheat Associates ajae.spoo@uswheat.org, (571) 384-2847 Caitlin Eanello, Director of Communications, National Association of Wheat Growers ceanello@wheatworld.org, (202) 547-7800 U.S.-Japan Tariff Agreement is a Good Deal for Wheat Farmers and Their Customers Washington, D.C. (September 25, 2019) –

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FHB Update from SD, 07/17/19

FHB Update from SD, 07/17/19

Spring wheat is mostly done flowering but for some of the fields that were planted late and are yet to reach flowering, these are still at risk for Fusarium head blight (FHB/Scab) to develop. The FHB prediction tool is showing moderate to high risk for FHB to

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FHB Update from SD, 07/01/19

FHB Update from SD, 07/01/19

Most of the winter wheat crop is past the window for fungicide application for FHB (scab) management. However, spring wheat in SD varies from jointing to flowering across the state; therefore, spring wheat may have a long window of exposure to conducive weather conditions for scab to

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Prevented Planting Cover Crop Relief – 06/20/2019

Prevented Planting Cover Crop Relief – 06/20/2019

From the USDA BULLETIN NO.: MGR-19-015 TO: All Approved Insurance Providers All Risk Management Agency Field Offices All Other Interested Parties FROM: Martin R. Barbre /s/ Martin R. Barbre Administrator SUBJECT: Prevented Planting Cover Crop Relief BACKGROUND: Historical flooding and excessive rainfall throughout much of the country will

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FHB Update from SD, 06/24/19

FHB Update from SD, 06/24/19

  Fusarium head blight (FHB or scab) predicted risk is increasing for some locations in the northeast, southeast, and along Missouri River in SD. The risk is likely to increase especially for spring wheat, which is just starting to head. For locations found in the yellow and

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FHB Update from SD, 06/17/19

FHB Update from SD, 06/17/19

A good proportion of winter wheat in South Dakota is now in bloom (anthesis) or past bloom as of the week of June 17. The Fusarium head blight (FHB) predicted risk has not changed from last week (remains low) because of generally low relative humidity, which is

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FHB Update from MN, 06/14/19

FHB Update from MN, 06/14/19

Scouts continue to find tan spot in both winter wheat and spring wheat in their second week of scouting. There were no reports for Septoria spp. or leaf rust. The reported incidence and severity of tan spot increased a bit from the previous week. The risk assessment

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FHB Update from MN, 06/11/19

FHB Update from MN, 06/11/19

  Commentary 06/10/2019   Scouts reported tan spot in both winter wheat and spring wheat in their first week of scouting. The risk assessment models mirror their findings as the cooler than normal temperatures were only favorable for tan spot.   The immediate weather forecast not only

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FHB Update from SD, 06/10/19

FHB Update from SD, 06/10/19

Winter wheat in South Dakota ranges from flag leaf to flowering as of the week of June 10. Wheat that is heading or flowering is most prone to Fusarium head blight (FHB or scab) development provided the weather conditions are conducive, since the source of inoculum is

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SDSU Hosts Small Grain Crop Performance Tours at Ideal

SDSU Hosts Small Grain Crop Performance Tours at Ideal

DATE: June 25th, 2019 Jorgensen Land & Cattle TIME: 5 PM CDT Directions to CPT plots:  From 183: Go 3 miles east on 266th. Turn south onto 309th Ave and go 2 miles south. Plot is on the east side of the road.  From Winner:

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