Crown rotten luck

Host: | Date: 05 Jun 2019

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    GRDC Podcast: Crown rotten luck

    On this podcast, senior plant pathologist, Andrew Milgate, from the NSW Department of Primary Industries, explains that the control of Crown Rot in southeastern Australia needs a specific strategy to prevent inoculum levels climbing to the point that reducing the impact of the disease could take years.

    Date: 05 Jun 2019

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    Tags: crown rot, phytopathology, plant pathology, cereals, disease management, soil health

It’s actually not about luck. Controlling Crown Rot is about good management. On this podcast, senior plant pathologist, Andrew Milgate, from the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI), explains that the control of Crown Rot in southeastern Australia needs a specific strategy to prevent inoculum levels climbing to the point that reducing the impact of the disease could take years.

Contact

Dr Andrew Milgate
Senior Plant Pathologist
Department of Primary Industries,
Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute, NSW
02 6938 1900
Andrew.milgate@dpi.nsw.gov.au

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