Idaho Soft White Spring Wheat



Contacts

University of Idaho Wheat Breeder: Dr. Jianli Chen
University of Idaho Cereal Extension Specialist: Dr. Juliet Marshall


2018 MR Soft White Spring Wheat Varieties

Entry Name Source FHB Rating
SY Saltese Syngenta Seeds, Inc. 1.8
WB6121 Bayer Crop Science/WestBred 0.5

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)
Proline (Bayer) 5 to 5.7 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51)
Tebuconazole (Generics) 4.0 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.