Sclerotinia outbreak hits oilseed rape hard despite dry weather

Abram, Mike
June 2007
Farmers Weekly;6/22/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 25, p54
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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.


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