Wheat News Archive

February, 2014

  • Using Palisade plant growth regulator to improve wheat performance

    February 10, 2014 | Martin Nagelkirk | For the first time in many years, wheat growers have a plant growth regulator available to help reduce the risk of plant lodging. Field testing of the product has led to some suggestions for growers who elect to try it on their farm.

  • Tillage practices have a direct correlation to soil health

    February 9, 2014 | Christina Curell | Farmers have a direct impact on soil quality through many of their field practices, including tillage.

  • Planting wheat earlier in the fall

    February 3, 2014 | Martin Nagelkirk | Growers were stymied this fall in their attempt to plant wheat on a timely basis. The reoccurring experience might prompt some to consider altering crop strategies to allow earlier planting of wheat.