Montana Hard Spring Wheat


Montana State Official Variety Trials Website
Current Year Variety Trial Results
MSU Ag Extension Publication


Montana State Hard Red Spring Breeder: Dr. Jason Cook
Montana State Eastern Agriculture Research Center Cereal Plant Pathologist: Dr. Frankie Crutcher

Most Effective Fungicides
Brand Rate Timing Efficacy
Prosaro (Bayer) 6.5 to 8.2 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Caramba (BASF) 13.5 to 17 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Proline (Bayer) 5 to 5.7 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Tebuconazole (Generics) 4.0 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Fair
Miravis Ace 13.7 fl oz per acre Anthesis (Feekes 10.51) Good
Supplemental Information Courtesy of North Central Regional Committee on Management of Small Grain Diseases (NCERA-184): Fungicide Efficacy for Control of Wheat Diseases
2020 MR Hard Spring Wheat Varieties
Entry NameSourceFHB RatingFHB Resistance Class
LCS CANNONLimagrain Cereal Seeds3MR
LCS TRIGGERLimagrain Cereal Seeds4MR
LCS REBELLimagrain Cereal Seeds4MR
SY IngmarSyngenta-AgriPro3R

FHB Resistance - MR=Moderate Resistant, MS=Moderate Susceptible, S=Susceptible, Rating - 1-9 where 1 is the best and 9 is the worst

* Please Note: The USWBSI recommends the planting of Moderate Resistant (MR) varieties, public or private, as an effective way to help manage FHB. Varieties with a rating of MR or better for FHB were determined through official state variety trials and/or recommendations from each state’s public small grain specialists.