Tag Archives: Leaf rust

Wheat in the Boot Stage

There is a lot of wheat out there starting to push out heads.  It’s been growing quickly since the cold a couple weeks ago.  Here’s a photo of a few heads just starting to peek out of the flag leaf. … Continue reading

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Leaf Rust Found in Wheat

Leaf rust (Puccinia triticina) was found this week in Dillon  County on wheat that is close to heading.  Everyone growing wheat should scout their fields for rust as soon as they can. The ideal time to apply preventative fungicides to … Continue reading

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