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blackspot disease risk

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Catalogue: Ground Cover
"Using the extensive evaluation enables the Blackspot Manager to predict disease on a farm or a catchment basis.".. To account for this, the South Australian Disease Risk model (DIRI) brings together management factors such as the number of years since a pea crop was grown in a specific paddock, variety, the use of seed dressings and rainfall data... "Our model not only allows growers to see the impact of adjusting sowing date on the level of blackspot disease risk, but also of paddock choice and the use or omission of a seed dressing."..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Field pea sowing guide can help reduce blackspot risk.. The model was developed by the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA), in collaboration with the South Australian Research and Development Institute and Victoria's Department of Primary Industries, under a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) funded project... Log in or register to leave a comment...
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