New pulse disease ratings clarify definitions

Host: | Date: 04 Nov 2020

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    GRDC Podcast: New pulse disease ratings clarify definitions

    When it comes to pulses, in the past those ratings have meant different things to different people – but now a uniform description has been developed. Agriculture Victoria plant pathologist, Josh Fanning explains how it will work.

    Date: 04 Nov 2020

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We all look for disease ratings when selecting a variety. Is it moderately resistant (MR) or moderately susceptible (MS)? What do MR and MS and all of the other designations actually mean?

When it comes to pulses, in the past those ratings have meant different things to different people – but now a uniform description has been developed. Agriculture Victoria plant pathologist, Josh Fanning explains how it will work.

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Josh Fanning
Joshua.fanning@agriculture.vic.gov.au