Month: October 2016

Slime Mold on Wheat

If you are seeing this in your wheat or straw stubble-don’t panic! These little yellow globs are slime molds. Slime molds are in the Myxomycota…

Web-Enabled AMS Sprayer Mix Calculator Now Available

Earlier this year we introduced a handy calculator that uses data from a standard water quality test to determine the amount of AMS to add to…

Winter Wheat Herbicide Efficacy Tables Helps Growers Narrow Herbicide Options

Weeds are the bane of many farm operations, and consequently, farmers spend more money on herbicides than any other production input other than fertilizer. However,…

Recent Rains Will Bring on Winter Annual Grass Weeds

Recent rains are likely to result in the germination and emergence of winter annual grass weeds such as downy brome, jointed goatgrass, and feral rye…

Registration for the 2016 WSU Wheat Academy is Here

Timely Topic Registration for the 2016 WSU Wheat Academy is Here

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Falling Numbers

Falling numbers have been a major issue throughout Eastern Washington this past harvest season. Several recent Timely Topics have directed readers to information on falling numbers.…

New Tool Helps Growers Identify Herbicide Mechanisms of Action

Herbicide resistant weeds are a growing concern in the Pacific Northwest, the US, and globally. One of the key tactics in the fight against herbicide…
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