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Agronomy

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Are you worried what these cold temperatures might be doing to your wheat?

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spring freeze injury
 

 

Outlook for Stripe Rust in Wheat from Erick DeWolf

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 Corn planting is right around the corner!

Click here to read about several best management practices to keep in mind!

 

 Fungicide application early in the season should be targeting tan spot, powdery mildew, or speckled leaf blotch.

See these diseases in the K-State's Wheat Disease Identification Guide.
Powdery Mildew (page 11)
Septoria tritici blotch/Speckled Leaf Blotch (page 12)
Tan Spot (page 16)

Wheat Disease ID book

 

Click below to read the article on topdressing your wheat!

topdressing wheat

 

Late Winter Herbicide Applications for Kochia Control

Click here to read the article from the K-State Extension Agronomy eUpdate

 

Alternative Cropping Systems with Limited Irrigation

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Do you have mustard weeds in your wheat fields?

Check out these two articles from recent K-State Agronomy eUpdates:
Identifying the mustards in your field
Controlling these mustards before they bolt

Controlling our mustards in wheat (Jeanne's radio program)

 

Want to know the temperature at 4" depth?

Click here to go to the K-State Mesonet to find out!

 

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occassional tillage

Kansas Agricultural Mediation Services is here to assist you with your agricultural questions.

We have been providing Kansas producers with legal, financial and mediation services for over 25 years.

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KAMS

 

What you need to know about kochia control!

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Do you have questions about wheat coleoptile lengths?

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Are you seeing this in your fields?

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 wsm

 

Tissue sampling your corn?

Guidelines for tissue testing and chart with 'normal' levels

Check out the video with information on sampling corn

 

K-State Mesonet for calculating growing degree days for your area

http://mesonet.k-state.edu/agriculture/degreedays/

 

Latest information on the affects of cold temperatures on wheat!

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chart 

 

Tillage Intensity Study in Long-Term Wheat-Sorghum-Fallow Rotations


Does it pay to test your soil?
soil test chart