North Carolina Soft Winter Wheat


North Carolina State Small Grains Breeder: Dr. Paul Murphy
USDA-ARS and NCSU Small Grains Pathologist: Dr. Christina Cowger

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

2018 MR Soft Red Winter Wheat Varieties

Entry Name Source FHB Resistance
Pioneer 26R45 DuPont Pioneer MR
Dyna-Gro 9600 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
Dyna-Gro 9772 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
Dyna-Gro 9862 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
Harvey AP 1933 Harvey Fertilizer and Gas Co. MR
LCS Ammo Limagrain Cereal Seeds, LLC MR
NC09-20986 North Carolina Crop Improvement Assn. MR
#TURBO Progeny AG Products MR
SW49SR Seedway MR
SW64SR Seedway MR
USG 3429 UniSouth Genetics, Inc. MR
Croplan SRW 8550 Winfield United MR

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.