University of California Small Grains
University of California Small Grains
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Posts Tagged: wheat

Preliminary yield results from fall-planted 2020-21 small grain variety trials

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Preliminary grain yield results for our fall-planted common wheat, triticale, durum wheat and barley trials are now available on the UC Small Grains Research and Information Center...

Posted on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 10:05 AM
Tags: AgRIC (0), barley (0), common wheat (0), durum wheat (0), triticale (0), variety testing (0)
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture

Irrigation for wheat and other small grains in a drought year

Figure 6: Patchy patterns caused by drought stress and variations in soil. Knowing where textural changes occur in a field can help catch symptoms of stress early

Dry conditions this year have generated common questions from growers such as “when should I irrigate to maximize yield?” and “will I be able to take this crop to seed?” Many of the principles that dictate irrigation strategies in...

Posted on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Tags: AGRIC (33), Drought (2), Drought Stress (1), Irrigation (1), Wheat (8)

Save the date: May 12th, 2021 Small Grains/Alfalfa-Forages Virtual Field Day

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Please join us on May 12th from 1PM - 4:30PM for the 2021 UC Small Grains/Alfalfa-Forages Virtual Field Day! Learn about UC research and extension activities related to water, nutrient, soil, weed and pest management. Stay up to date on UC breeding and...

Posted on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 2:39 PM
Tags: agric (0), barley (0), common wheat (0), durum wheat (0), field day (0), triticale (0)

Harvest Weed Seed Control in California: Potential and Limitations

Chaff Lining using simple plastic guides to funnel chaff into a narrow line. (Photo: Mic Fels)

Concerns about a growing resistance to herbicides In Mediterranean or arid climates, particularly in areas with marginal soils, crop rotations are often limited to a narrow range of hay, pasture, a handful of winter legumes, or rainy-season grasses....

Posted on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 11:28 AM
  • Author: Konrad Mathesius
  • Contributor: Thomas Getts
  • Contributor: José Luiz Carvalho de Souza Dias
  • Editor: Brad Hanson
  • Editor: Mark Lundy
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture

Seeding Rate Calculator Now Available

Seeding Rate Caculator

Seeding rate is an important consideration for small grain growers at planting. There are a number of agronomic factors that help to determine the ideal seeding rate such as whether a field will be irrigated, the potential for weed pressure or lodging,...

Seeding Rate Caculator
Seeding Rate Caculator

Posted on Friday, October 23, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Innovation

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