Alabama Soft Winter Wheat


Auburn University Small Grains Pathologist: Dr. Kira Bowen

2018 MR Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties

Entry Name Source FHB Resistance
Dyna-Gro 9171 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
Dyna-Gro 9522 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
Hillard Virginia Crop Improvement Assn. MR
Jamestown Virginia Crop Improvement Assn. MR
Croplan SRW 9410 Winfield United MR
Croplan SS 8415 Winfield United MR

Most Effective Fungicides

Brand Rate Timing
Prosaro (Bayer) 6.5 to 8.2 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51)
Caramba (BASF) 13.5 to 17 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51)

FHB Resistance - MR=Moderate Resistant, MS=Moderate Susceptible, S=Susceptible, Rating - 1-9 where 1 is the best and 9 is the worst

* Please Note: The USWBSI recommends the planting of Moderate Resistant (MR) varieties, public or private, as an effective way to help manage FHB. Varieties with a rating of MR or better for FHB were determined through official state variety trials and/or recommendations from each state’s public small grain specialists.