Wheat

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  • Wednesday, July 20, 2016
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Hot days, cool nights and spotty showers create conditions for powdery mildew to thrive.
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  • Friday, July 15, 2016
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Wheat yields were good at most test sites in the 2016 University of Missouri Variety Testing Program. A lack of precipitation during the early part of the growing season allowed an early wheat harvest.
  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – After the horrible wheat scab year in 2015, farmers watch their maturing wheat crop with worry this spring. Some want to start spraying.
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