Maryland Soft Red Winter Wheat


University of Maryland Molecular Pathologist: Dr. Nidhi Rawat
University of Maryland Assistant Research Scientist: Dr. Jason Wight

2018 MR Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties

Entry Name Source FHB Rating
DG 9750 Dyna-Gro 22.1
DG 9771 Dyna-Gro 24.1
MBX17-P-275 Eddie Mercer Ag Services 24.0
FS878 Growmark 22.7
L11551 Limagrain Cereal Seeds, LLC 17.5
MAS35 Mid-Atlantic Seeds 21.2
MAS67 Mid-Atlantic Seeds 21.3
MAS86 Mid-Atlantic Seeds 21.2
USG 3197 UniSouth Genetics 23.7
USG 3228 UniSouth Genetics 28.0
15MDX20 University of Maryland 29.7
15MD315 University of Maryland 17.2

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 - 1-100 where 1 is the best and 100 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.