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Scald of Barley

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Scald is more likely to be a problem when a susceptible barley variety is sown into infected stubble from a previous crop or when infected barley grass is present... Scald can be managed using an integrated approach that includes avoiding susceptible varieties, delaying early sowing, using seed dressings and not sowing into infected crop residues... Scald can be effectively controlled using an integrated approach encompassing variety selection, cultural practices, time of sowing, seed treatment and foliar fungicides...