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Oct 17

Spotlight on Research: Balancing Seed and Foliar Fungicide Treatments

Posted on Oct 17 By: Sydney Duhaime

As many producers have moved to an alternating canola-cereal rotation, and producers cultivating on-farm cattle feed grow continuous barley, the risk of above- and below-ground plant diseases increases, according to Kelly Turkington, research scientist, plant pathology, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) Lacombe Research Centre. “Given that we don’t have varieties with resistance to all leaf

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