Strategy needed to combat resistance

THE GRDC has advised grain growers to prepare and implement an integrated disease management strategy this season to protect their crops and counter the increasing threat of fungicide resistance.

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CCDM Fungicide Resistance Group leader, Fran Lopez-Ruiz. Image: Melissa Williams

According to the GRDC, fungicide resistance is a significant and costly nation-wide issue for the grains industry, with several cases of fungicide resistance and reduced sensitivity to fungicide now