Agronomy eUpdate June 3rd, 2021

Issue 858

Pre-harvest weed control in wheat

Herbicide applications that will not directly influence crop yield can be a tough choice to make. There are some indirect benefits to pre-harvest herbicide applications in wheat, especially in fields with a high weed density. Learn more about this management practice in this article.

wheat weed control herbicide application pre-harvest 

Meet the new Southeast Area Agronomist, Bruno Pedreira

There's a new face at the Southeast Area Research and Extension Center in Parsons, KS. Bruno Pedreira has officially started in his new role as the Southeast Area Agronomist. Welcome to Kansas, Dr. Pedreira!

new faculty agronomist 

Several K-State publications on insect pest management updated for 2021

Several K-State Research and Extension publications covering insect control in wheat, alfalfa, soybeans, and grain sorghum have been updated for 2021. Check out this helpful resources when questions arise about insect control in your crop fields.

insects publication  

2021 Kansas wheat plot tours

The 2021 K-State Wheat Plot tours are winding down but there are still tours on the calendar. Check out the list of remaining plot tours and find one near you. Updates to this list may happen, so stay tuned to the eUpdate over the next several days!

wheat plot tours