Kentucky Soft Winter Wheat


Kentucky State Official Variety Trials Website
UK Ag Extension Publication
UK Wheat Science Group Newsletters


University of Kentucky Soft Red Winter Wheat Breeder: Dr. Dave Van Sanford
University of Kentucky Extension Plant Pathologist: Dr. Carl Bradley
University of Kentucky Extension Agronomist: Dr. Carrie Knott

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
2018 MR Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties
Entry NameSourceFHB Rating
AgriMAXX 454AgriMAXX Wheat Co.4.8
AgriMAXX 463AgriMAXX Wheat Co.1.8
AgriMAXX 485AgriMAXX Wheat Co.3.8
ARW1726Armor Seed4.3
ARW1727Armor Seed4.5
MAYHEMArmor Seed4.38
Pioneer 26R36DuPont Pioneer3.0
Pioneer 26R45DuPont Pioneer4.3
Dyna-Gro 9862Dyna-Gro Seed3.8
LincolnKentucky American Seed4.0
ClarkKentucky Foundation Seed Project4.3
Pembroke 2014Kentucky Small Grain Growers Assn.3.0
Pembroke 2016Kentucky Small Grain Growers Assn.4.0
258 SRPrible Ag Products3.8
#BULLETProgeny Ag Products4.5
13S26Seed Consultants, Inc.TM4.8
13S37Seed Consultants, Inc.TM3.8
Go Wheat 2059Stratton Seed Co.2.0
USG 3429UniSouth Genetics, Inc.4.3

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.