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Inside Fusarium head blight testing in Ontario winter wheat

October 2, 2019
By Field Crop News


The impact of Fusarium head blight (FHB) on wheat is well known. Liam McCarthy, a University of Guelph student working with cereals specialist Joanna Follings, broke down what the disease means specifically for winter wheat growers in Ontario.

McCarthy discusses the impact of FHB on winter wheat production, the commercial availability of resistant winter wheat varieties, and what goes into variety selection if FHB is a concern. | READ MORE