Nick Poole, Managing Director at the Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) Australia highlights key considerations for the management of fungicides including reducing the risk of resistance. He stresses the importance of rotating fungicides to reduce the risk of fungicide resistance development.
- New fungicides and disease management strategies for wheat and barley – GRDC Updates Paper 2017
- Top 3 diseases to watch for fungicide resistance – ExtensionAUS Article
Further information on sampling for and managing fungicide resistance is available on the CCDM website: http://ccdm.com.au/frg/
Andrew Milgate, NSW DPI
Steven Simpfendorfer, NSW DPI