Variety Resistance: Choose Grain Class of Interest

Information is provided on commonly grown varieties with the best know scab resistance.

You will need to consult the provided links for further information on comparative yield, quality, and resistance to other diseases in your state or region. Other diseases, in addition to FHB(scab), can develop in fields and seriously compromise yields even where FHB performance is acceptable. Thus, it is important to consider the multiple disease responses of a variety, and plan your disease management program accordingly.

Hard Red Spring Wheat Soft Red Winter Wheat – Northern Region
Durum Wheat Soft Red Winter Wheat – Southern Region
Spring Barley Soft White Wheat
Hard Red Winter Wheat Hard White Wheat

A map format of general information on varieties also may be found at: http://www.uky.edu/Ag/Wheat/wheat_breeding/Scab_map.html