Nebraska Hard Winter Wheat

Information

Nebraska Official Variety Trials Website
University of Nebraska Ag Extension Publication


Contacts

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Hard Winter Wheat Breeder: Dr. Stephen Baenziger
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Wheat Pathologist: Dr. Stephen Wegulo


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 Hard Winter Wheat Varieties
Entry NameSourceFHB RatingFHB Resistance
OverlandHusker Wheat Genetics4MR
ZendaKansas Wheat Alliance5MR
LCS ValiantLimagrain Cereal Seeds5MR
SY BenefitSyngenta-AgriPro4MR
WB4699WestBred4MR
WB4269WestBred5MR

FHB Resistance - R=Resistant, MR=Moderate Resistant, MS=Moderate Susceptible, S=Susceptible, Rating - 0-9 where 0 indicates no symptoms (highly resistant) and 9 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.