TITLE

Club root shock for Scots oilseed men

PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/17/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 20, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rising incidence of club root in Scottish oilseed rape crops as of May 2002. Percentage of fields along the length of the laying of a pipeline by Transco that are infected with the disease.
ACCESSION #
6875773

 

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