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Monitoring winter wheat

Цшth generally above-normal February temperatures and little snow cover in much of western Nebraska, some growers are asking whether winter wheat that’s starting to grow may be at increased risk for winter injury and winterkill. Winter wheat in western Nebraska ...

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Winter Wheat Varieties Response to Fusarium Head Blight in 2014

In 2014, winter wheat was impacted by fusarium head blight impacting both yield and quality. The FHB Index in 2014, as measured by the annual FHB Winter Wheat Survey, was 11.6%, higher than the 10-year average of 3.4%. High levels of infection were ...

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Winter Wheat Planting Decisions and Break-even Yields

Profit margins for wheat-growing areas in southwest Nebraska and the Panhandle are expected to be tight for the upcoming year, based on market conditions, UNL cost of production estimates, and historical yields. Although there are several planting options for wheat ...

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Tips for winter wheat cultivation

It utilizes residual fertilizer nutrients, especially N, from spring/previously seeded crops, which minimizes chances of damage to the environment It helps in spreading of labour peaks, farm operations, and cash flows because its seeding and harvesting times are different from ...

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