Indiana Soft Winter Wheat

Information

Indiana State Official Variety Trials Website
Purdue Ag Extension Publication
Purdue Crop Pathology Report


Contacts

Purdue University Soft Winter Wheat Breeder: Dr. Mohsen Mohammadi
Purdue University Field Crops Pathologist: Dr. Darcy Telenko


Most Effective Fungicides
Brand Rate Timing Efficacy
Prosaro (Bayer) 6.5 to 8.2 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Caramba (BASF) 13.5 to 17 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Proline (Bayer) 5 to 5.7 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Tebuconazole (Generics) 4.0 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Fair
Miravis Ace 13.7 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Supplemental Information Courtesy of North Central Regional Committee on Management of Small Grain Diseases (NCERA-184): Fungicide Efficacy for Control of Wheat Diseases
2019 MR Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties
Entry NameSourceFHB Rating *FHB Resistance
EXP0762 (762A1-2-8)Ag Alumni Seed18.7MR
*Percent index, averaged over two replicates.

FHB Resistance - R=Resistant, MR=Moderate Resistant, MS=Moderate Susceptible, S=Susceptible, Rating - 0-100 where 0 indicates no symptoms (highly resistant) and 100 indicates complete head coverage (highly susceptible)


* 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.