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This page contains research-based plant pathology resources.  Information is categorized into three primary sections; Publications, Plant Diagnostics, and Tools.

Please direct field crop pathology-related inquiries, questions, and comments to Uta McKelvy.

Selecting a category will expand the page to reveal a list of resource links.  Some of the links lead off of this website.  Below that section is a selection of plant pathology videos on YouTube.

 

Extension Plant Pathology on YouTube

Selecting a title below will expand the page to reveal a YouTube player and video summary, clicking the title a second time will again collapse the section. Closed captioning can be toggled in the YouTube player.

Pulse crop production has dramatically increased within the state of Montana in the last few years, and so has root rot cases in these crops. Learn what causes root rot issues to arise and what you can do to take control of your fields.

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This week the Extension Plant Pathology Lab at Montana State did a tour of lentil production areas of Montana. We observed some agronomic and insect issues while searching for root rot.

Presented by Mary Burrows, from the Schutter Diagnostic Lab.

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This week we discuss cereal viruses, their management in spring 2020 in Montana, and a tool called AWaRe (Assessment of Wheat streak mosaic Risk) to help growers think about risk factors this fall.

Presented by Mary Burrows, from the Schutter Diagnostic Lab.

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There is yellow wheat during this third week of March, 2020. Some causes include the environment and disease. This video discusses some common samples that have come into the clinic and the economics of fungicide applications.

Presented by Mary Burrows, from the Schutter Diagnostic Lab.

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This video discusses establishing plots to determine the efficacy of seed treatment fungicides for management of root rot in lentil. We talk about the symptoms of root rot, how we inoculate and design plots, and what results we expect from this trial.

Presented by Mary Burrows, from the Schutter Diagnostic Lab.

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MSU Extension Plant Pathology explains about Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus.

Presented by Mary Burrows, from the Schutter Diagnostic Lab.

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Further Information

Check back often, because new content is regularly created.  Stay up-to-date with the latest IPM video releases by subscribing to the MSU Extension YouTube channel.  Videos are closed-captioned, transcripts are available upon request.

Please direct field crop pathology-related inquiries, questions, and comments to Uta McKelvy.

 

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