White heads in wheat: Possible causes
White heads have been appearing in many wheat fields around the state this year. Sometimes the white heads are just single tillers scattered throughout part or all of a field, and sometimes they occur in small to large patches. Heads might be completely white starting from the stem, or may just have a few spikelets showing the discoloration
There are many causes of white heads. Here are some of the most common causes and their diagnosis.