BS issues powdery mildew warning to protect 2002 crop

Abel, Charles; Long, Edward
July 2002
Farmers Weekly;7/19/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p54
Trade Publication
Reports that growers in Great Britain is being urged by British Sugar to spray fungicides to protect yield following forecasts of rising powdery mildew on beet in 2002. Percentage of the beet that are threatened for the disease; Physiological benefit of fungicide; Comments from British Sugar about the application of triazoles; Cost range of triazoles; Estimated cost of treating the disease.


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