South Carolina Soft Winter Wheat


Clemson University Soft Winter Wheat Breeder: Dr. Richard Boyles
Clemson University Extension Feed Grain Specialist: David Gunter

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 Name Source FHB Resistance
AgriMAXX 473 AgriMAXX Wheat Co. MR
AGS 2038 AgSouth Genetics MR
AGS 2055 AgSouth Genetics MR
Dyna-Gro 9522 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
Dyna-Gro 9701 Dyna-Gro Seed MR
NC09-20986 North Carolina Foundation Seed Producers, Inc. MR
SH 4400 Southern Harvest MR
USG 3536 UniSouth Genetics, Inc. MR
Hilliard Virginia Crop Improvement Assn. MR

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.