Tag archive: wheat

Stop the Spot continues the fight

Yellow spot causes tan – coloured lesions on the leaves that are surrounded by yellow halos.
Growers and advisers are being encouraged to send in samples of leaves with yellow spot and join researchers in the fight against yellow spot.
Results from the second year of the Stop the Spot campaign have […]

DAFWA Webinar – Rhizoctonia in your paddocks with Daniel Huberli

August 2015
Daniel Huberli from DAFWA discusses how to identify what is causing a patch in your cereal crop and the options available to help you manage Rhizoctonia in your paddocks.
Rhizoctonia is found across the growing regions of WA. The SARDI Predicta B Soilborne Disease Tests show a third of WA […]

Northern wheat leaf rust alert

By Stephen Neate, USQ. September 2015.
Wheat leaf rust has now been found at significant levels at a site in Southern Queensland indicating that inoculum is in the region and conditions are suitable for infection.
Due to a new strain first detected during 2014 more than 25% of the bread wheat […]

DAFWA Webinar – Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus with Brenda Coutts

August 2015

Brenda Coutts from DAFWA discusses Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus from symptoms, through risk cycles and onto management options.
Summary:
Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus (WSMV) infects all cereals and many annual grasses. It is spread by wheat curl mite and is seed-borne
Infection at early growth stages (pre-flowering) can lead to high yield […]

What Australia can learn from the UK about Septoria tritici?

Patrick Stephenson, National Institute of Agricultural Botany, UK, talks about what Australia can learn about the UK experience in managing fungicide resistance in Septoria tritici. It was filmed at the GRDC Septoria Fungicide Resistance and Management Workshop in August 2015
 

This video is part of a series on Managing Septoria tritici […]

Fungicide resistance develops in Septoria tritici in Australia

Andrew Milgate, NSW DPI, talks about the development of fungicide resistance in Septoria tritici in Australia. It was filmed at the GRDC Septoria Fungicide Resistance and Management Workshop in August 2015.
 

This video is part of a series on Managing Septoria tritici in the High Rainfall Zone (Youtube playlist)
Previous video: What […]