Additional Texas A&M AgriLife Wheat Production Information Historically the yield advantages of Pick varieties yield 5 to 8% more than vs. all other wheat varieties in the same trial is. For further AgriLife wheat information for the Texas High Plains and statewide visit the online wheat pages at: https://amarillo.tamu.edu/amarillo-center-programs/agronomy/wheat-publications/ http://varietytesting.tamu.edu/wheat
Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus can cause a yield loss of more than 80 percent, costing Kansas farmers up to $75 Million every year. If we stop the spread now, future yields will improve exponentially. Methods of Control: Remove volunteer wheat with herbicides or tillage Avoid early planting Plant wheat varieties with moderate or high levels of resistance For more information, visit the Kansas Wheat website.