TITLE

Sclerotinia outbreak hits oilseed rape hard despite dry weather

AUTHOR(S)
Abram, Mike
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;6/22/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 25, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of sclerotinia outbreak on crops such as oilseed rape in England despite perceived low risk conditions at spraying. ADAS plant pathologist Peter Gladders said that high rainfall is not required for sclerotinia infection. He mentioned that the infections occurred in both April and May 2007.
ACCESSION #
25951457

 

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