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date barley rust disease

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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The stripe rust that infects barley grass is either the wheat-attacking form or a second form that is specialised to barley grass... A form of stripe rust that is specialised to barley grass, known as barley grass stripe rust, can infect some barley cultivars, but the threat it poses is minor... Recent GRDC-funded tests in Mexico have shown that Australian barley cultivars are generally susceptible to the barley form of stripe rust, which means this exotic disease poses a significant threat to the Australian barley industry...
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