Wheat stripe and oat crown rusts on rise

SAMPLES received by the Australian Cereal Rust Survey at the Plant Breeding Institute over the last two weeks indicate that inoculum levels of wheat stripe rust and oat crown rust are increasing in eastern Australia.

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Barley leaf rust has been reported across the southern section of the Western Australian grain belt and the first sample of barley leaf rust in the eastern states has been received from NSW.