TITLE

Soybean rust problems expected again

AUTHOR(S)
Haire, Brad
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;1/11/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about Asian rust, a disease in soybean. The rust has severely damaged soybeans in Asia, Australia and Africa. It is believed that tropical storms have brought this disease from South America to Gulf Coast states. The disease was recognized in Seminole County in southwest Georgia and later on it extended to other parts of Georgia. Asian soybean rust can proved to be disaster and it spreads very fast. About 60 to 70 percent farmers in Georgia have used fungicides to restrain the disease.
ACCESSION #
19609681

 

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