Kentucky Soft Winter Wheat


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 Name Source FHB Rating
AgriMAXX 454 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. 4.8
AgriMAXX 463 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. 1.8
AgriMAXX 485 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. 3.8
ARW1726 Armor Seed 4.3
ARW1727 Armor Seed 4.5
MAYHEM Armor Seed 4.38
Pioneer 26R36 DuPont Pioneer 3.0
Pioneer 26R45 DuPont Pioneer 4.3
Dyna-Gro 9862 Dyna-Gro Seed 3.8
Lincoln Kentucky American Seed 4.0
Clark Kentucky Foundation Seed Project 4.3
Pembroke 2014 Kentucky Small Grain Growers Assn. 3.0
Pembroke 2016 Kentucky Small Grain Growers Assn. 4.0
258 SR Prible Ag Products 3.8
#BULLET Progeny Ag Products 4.5
13S26 Seed Consultants, Inc.TM 4.8
13S37 Seed Consultants, Inc.TM 3.8
Go Wheat 2059 Stratton Seed Co. 2.0
USG 3429 UniSouth 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.