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Inspect barley crops now to prevent leaf rust losses.. New findings of barley leaf rust in Western Australia's southern cropping regions have prompted a warning to growers to inspect their crops now for the costly disease and spray infected crops early... Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) plant pathologist Kith Jayasena, whose research is supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), said the disease had been confirmed this month in barley crops at South Stirlings and Woogenellup in the Great Southern and at several locations in the Esperance region...
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