Georgia Soft Winter Wheat


University of Georgia Soft Winter Wheat Breeder: Dr. Mohamed Mergoum
University of Georgia Small Grain Extension Pathologist: Dr. Alfredo Martinez

2018 MR Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties

Entry Name Source FHB Resistance
Pioneer 26R41 DuPont Pioneer MR
Dyna-Gro 9171 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
SS 8415 Southern States Cooperative MR
AGS 3000 Stratton Seed Co. MR
AGS 3030 Stratton Seed Co. MR
AGS 3040 Stratton Seed Co. MR
Go Wheat 2032 Stratton Seed Co. MR
Hillard Virginia Crop Improvement Assn. 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.