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A wheat field at sunset.
Jul 15

Spring Wheat and Field Pea Variety Trials @ Meade

SDSU Extension will host a variety trial on July 15 at 5:30 MDT at the new SDSU Research Farm (13304 Alkali Rd., Sturgis, SD).

Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Crop Management, Crop Performance Testing, Crop Treatments

A field of green winter wheat.
Jul 09

Crop Performance Plot Tours @ Walworth County

SDSU Extension will host a crop performance plot tour on July 9 starting at 5 PM CDT at two locations in Walworth County, South Dakota.

Field Pea, Wheat, Oats, Crop Management, Crop Performance Testing

A color-coded map of South Dakota. The majority of the map is green, with a small patch of yellow and some specs of red in the East, South Central part of the state.

Use the Scab and Leaf Disease Forecasting Tools to Decide on Fungicide Application in Wheat

Fungicide application in winter wheat has consistently shown to prevent yield loss caused by fungal diseases. However, in some cases, a fungicide application may not always result in a profitable yield when disease pressure is low. Disease forecasting tools can aid fungicide application decisions and hence improve on the profitability of fungicide application.

A field of green winter wheat.

SDSU Extension Hosts Crop Performance Tours for Wheat, Oats & Field Peas

June 13, 2019

SDSU Extension will host summer tours of winter and spring wheat, oat and field pea crop performance trials across central & western South Dakota in June and early July. SDSU plant breeders, field staff and SDSU Extension staff will be available at all locations to answer questions and look at samples.

Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Crop Management, Crop Performance Testing, Crop Treatments

Young winter wheat plants with light yellowish green leaves, a symptom of nutrient deficiency.

SDSU Extension Seeks Grower Input for South Dakota Nutrient Management Survey

June 12, 2019

SDSU Extension, the South Dakota Nutrient Research and Education Council and the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station at SDSU are interested in learning more about the nutrient management practices you use on your farm through a survey.

Corn, Soil Fertility, Cover Crops, Forage, Field Pea, Flax, Oats, Oilseed, Pulse Crops, Sorghum, Soybean, Sunflower, Wheat, Crop Management, Crop Treatments, Conservation

aerial view of South Dakota farm and surrounding land

Pest & Crop Newsletter

SDSU Extension publishes the South Dakota Pest & Crop Newsletter to provide growers, producers, crop consultants, and others involved in crop production with timely news pertinent to management of pests, diseases, and weeds in South Dakota.

Blades of green wheat in a wheat field.
Jun 20

2019 Wheat Walk @ Henry

SDSU Extension, the SD Wheat Commission, and SD Wheat Inc. will host a wheat walk on June 20 at 10 AM CDT near Henry, SD at the Larson Seed Farm.

Wheat, Crop Management, Crop Performance Testing