Friday, July 11, 2014

Fusarium Head Blight (Scab) Forecasting Models

The recent windy days and reduction in extended moisture events has reduced scab risk based on the forecasting models. However, if frequent moisture events and high relative humidity occur, scab risk will increase quickly.  

Bacterial Leaf Streak in Wheat

Prepared by Dr. Andrew Friskop, Extension Plant Pathologist, NDSU

Last week the IPM survey scouts recorded bacterial leaf streak (BLS) in a few wheat fields. Additionally, I noticed BLS showing up in one of my wheat trials on campus. Given these observations, I feel it is important to review information on BLS. 

Crops and Soils Day at the Northwest Research and Outreach Center, Crookston

Crops & Soils Day 
Northwest Research and Outreach Center, Crookston, MN
Wednesday, July 16, 2014