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  • Stripe Rust Continues to Threaten Wheat

    The stripe rust that threatened our winter wheat will continue to affect our spring wheat in the Pacific Northwest. Characterized by the yellow orange pustules located linearly between leaf veins, stripe rust survives between seasons and can be spread by wind. Increase in water loss and decrease in green leaf tissue due to infections may reduce wheat yield. Responsible for past wheat epidemics in the Pacific Northwest, stripe rust can be a real threat to…

This agronomic photo shows the weed wild oats.
This agronomic photo shows a kochia weed.
An agronomic photo showing wheat diseases.
Agronomic image of stripe rust in wheat fields