Winter Barley



Most Effective Fungicides


Brand Rate Timing Efficacy
Prosaro (Bayer) 6.5 to 8.2 fl oz per acre Full Head Emergence (Feekes 10.5) Good
Caramba (BASF) 13.5 to 17 fl oz per acre Full Head Emergence (Feekes 10.5) Good
Proline (Bayer) 5 to 5.7 fl oz per acre Full Head Emergence (Feekes 10.5) Good
Tebuconazole (Generics) 4.0 fl oz per acre Full Head Emergence (Feekes 10.5) Fair


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.


2019 Varieties by State



New York




Contacts

Cornell University Small Grains Breeder: Dr. Mark Sorrells
Cornell University Field Crop Pathologist: Dr. Gary Bergstrom


*2019 Varieties


Entry Name Source Type FHB Rating FHB Resistance
Endeavor USDA-ARS, Idaho Two-Row 2 MS
Flavia Germany Two-Row 6 S
KWS Scala KWS Cereals, USA Two-Row 5 S
Flavia can accumulate high DON


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North Carolina




Contacts

USDA-ARS and NCSU Small Grains Pathologist: Dr. Christina Cowger


*2019 Varieties


Entry Name Source Type FHB Resistance
Endeavor USDA-ARS Idaho Two-Row MR
LCS Calypso Limagrain Cereal Seeds, LLC Two-Row MR


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Pennsylvania



Information



Contacts

Pennsylvania State Southeast Agricultural Research & Extension Center Director and Field Crops Extension Pathologist: Dr. Alyssa Collins
Pennsylvania State Field Crops Pathologist: Dr. Paul Esker


*2019 Varieties


Entry Name Source Type FHB Resistance
Endeavor USDA-ARS Idaho Two-Row MR


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Virginia




Contacts

Virginia Tech Small Grains Breeder: Dr. Carl Griffey
Virginia Tech Field Crops Pathologist: Dr. Hillary Mehl
Virginia Tech Professor, Small Grains DON Lab: Dr. David G. Schmale III



*2018 Varieties: Malting Barley


Entry Name Source Type FHB Rating FHB Resistance
LCS Violetta Limagrain Cereal Seeds, LLC Two-Row 0.5 MR
Thoroughbred Virginia Tech Six-Row 1.9 MS


*2018 Varieties: Feed Barley


Entry Name Source Type FHB Rating FHB Resistance
Barsoy Virginia Tech/Virginia Crop Improvement Association Six-Row 2.1 MR/MS
Secretariat Virginia Tech Six-Row 1.7 MR/MS
Thoroughbred Virginia Tech Six-Row 1.9 MS
VA11B-141 LA Virginia Tech Six-Row 1.2 R
VA13B-25 LA Virginia Tech Six-Row 1.4 MR/MS
VA92-42-46 Virginia Tech Six-Row 2.0 MR/MS

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