Michigan Soft Winter Wheat

Information

Michigan State Official Variety Trials Website
Michigan State Official Variety Trials Searchable Online Database
MSU Ag Extension Publication
Michigan Wheat Extension Website
Michigan Wheat Wisdom E-News


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 13.7 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 RatingFHB Resistance
AgriMAXX 463AgriMAXX Wheat Co.18.3MR
AgriMAXX 473AgriMAXX Wheat Co.36.7MR
AgriMAXX 485AgriMAXX Wheat Co.46.7MR
LCS 3204Albert Lea Seed11.7MR
Dyna-Gro 9862Dyna-Gro Seed51.7MR
HS 338 RHarrington Seeds Inc.35.0MR
L11639Irrer Seed Farm33.3MR
LWX 1855Legacy Seeds Inc.43.3MR
KokosingMichigan Crop Improvement Assn.26.7MR
MCIA HarpoonMichigan Crop Improvement Assn.35.0MR
StarburstMichigan Crop Improvement Assn.46.7MR
SunburstMichigan Crop Improvement Assn.46.7MR
RS 910Rup Seeds Inc.45.0MR
W 305Wellman Seeds, Inc.21.7MR
*Severity rated on a 0 to 100 scale

2019 MR Soft White Winter Wheat Varieties
Entry NameSourceFHB RatingFHB Resistance
GlacierHarrington Seeds, Inc.26.7MR
SY 912Syngenta-AgriPro18.3MR
*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.