Don't overlook yellow rust risk

Spackman, Paul
September 2006
Farmers Weekly;9/8/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 10, p48
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the significance of investing in seed treatment for wheat varieties susceptible to yellow rust. According to Mike Jeffes of Dalgety, there is an increase in the amount of yellow rust found on Robigus variety in 2005. Agronomist James Short suggests that growers should identify the weaknesses of every variety before drilling. Bill Clark of ADA Boxworth recommends Epona, Baytan and Jockey for the treatment of yellow rust.


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