Michigan Soft Winter Wheat



Contacts

Michigan State Soft Winter Wheat Breeder: Dr. Eric Olson
Michigan State Wheat Extension Educator: Martin Nagelkirk
Michigan State Plant Pathology, Small Grains: Dr. Martin Chilvers
Michigan State Wheat Systems Extension Specialist: Dennis Pennington


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 13.4 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 Name Source FHB Rating FHB Resistance
AgriMAXX 463 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. 18.3 MR
AgriMAXX 473 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. 36.7 MR
AgriMAXX 485 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. 46.7 MR
LCS 3204 Albert Lea Seed 11.7 MR
Dyna-Gro 9862 Dyna-Gro Seed 51.7 MR
HS 338 R Harrington Seeds Inc. 35.0 MR
L11639 Irrer Seed Farm 33.3 MR
LWX 1855 Legacy Seeds Inc. 43.3 MR
Kokosing Michigan Crop Improvement Assn. 26.7 MR
MCIA Harpoon Michigan Crop Improvement Assn. 35.0 MR
Starburst Michigan Crop Improvement Assn. 46.7 MR
Sunburst Michigan Crop Improvement Assn. 46.7 MR
RS 910 Rup Seeds Inc. 45.0 MR
W 305 Wellman Seeds, Inc. 21.7 MR
*Severity rated on a 0 to 100 scale

2019 MR Soft White Winter Wheat Varieties

Entry Name Source FHB Rating FHB Resistance
Glacier Harrington Seeds, Inc. 26.7 MR
SY 912 Syngenta-AgriPro 18.3 MR
*Severity rated on a 0 to 100 scale

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.