This past November, Ohio experienced very cold and wet conditions. The late-planted wheat fields therefore had a smaller window of time for growth. When cold weather sets in early, fall tiller production becomes difficult. This has been hard on wheat this year, including our lack of snow cover, a lot of standing water, saturated soils, […]
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We have seen some notable stand comparisons in wheat that have only a week’s difference in planting date. The timing of planting date has proven to have an effect on wheat, but the timing of your nitrogen application should be your next most important order of business.
Many wheat fields in Delaware County are now at Feekes Stage 6 and should flower in 29 to 33 days.