FHB Update from US, 05/25/17

Welcome to the Fusarium head blight predictions center. The focus of the prediction effort is currently on the norther soft red winter wheat region where the wheat crop is at or approaching the flowering stages of growth that are most vulnerable to Fusarium head blight. The risk map is currently indicating low risk for most of this area but there are a few areas with moderate risk. Be sure to select state you are most interested in from the menu to the left of the risk map. This will also you to zoom in to see more details of the map and read commentary from local disease specialists.

--Erick DeWolf, Extension Plant Pathologist, Kansas State University

For more details, go to the FHB Risk assessment tool at http://www.wheatscab.psu.edu

For the latest news and updates from the U.S. Wheat & Barley Scab Initiative, go to https://www.scabusa.org