April 12, 2018

How to Find and Manage Yellow (Stripe) Rust

As one of the most impactful fungal diseases affecting wheat, Yellow (Stripe) Rust can cause yield losses exceeding 40 percent. Ryan Weber, WestBred® Regional Commercial Manager, explains how to find and manage this impactful disease through advice on:

  • Locating Disease Presence
  • Avoiding and Managing the Disease Through:
  •     Selecting a variety with a strong disease resistant package
  •     Monitoring your crops often and diligently
  •     Applying a timely fungicide