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Plenty of incentive to fight take-all scourge in wheatbelt

MacLeod, B. and MacNish, G. (1990) Plenty of incentive to fight take-all scourge in wheatbelt. Elders Weekly, 18 January 1990. pp. 28-29 [Publication] [Special Collections]

Summary

Newspaper article by Bill MacLeod and Gordon MacNish.

Information about practical solutions to removing take-all fungus from wheat and barley crops. Gives the characteristics of an affected crop and the fungus' life cycle. It outlines the benefits of embracing the methods outlined beyond the removal of take-all fungus, such as better weed control and healthier soils.

This article contains a diagram showing high-risk areas for take-all fungus in Western Australia.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1990 Elders Weekly
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55481
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