Algeria Survey Mapper

The Country Survey Mapper tool, developed by the University of Aarhus Denmark, displays rust field survey data. Selection of any specific combination of year and disease is possible. Any new data incorporated into the underlying database will automatically be displayed … Continue reading

Algeria

Rust Issues: Leaf and yellow rust are serious constraints to wheat production. Ug99 Status: No Ug99 lineage races have been detected in Algeria. Situation Updates: … Continue reading

May 30, 2010: Algeria rust survey summary – Yellow rust and leaf rust widespread, but stem rust absent

Wheat rust surveys were undertaken in May 2010 throughout the north-eastern wheat growing areas. A total of 103 wheat fields were surveyed using standard BGRI survey methodology. Forty-four percent of the fields surveyed were Durum Wheat, 30% Bread Wheat and … Continue reading

20 March 2015: CAUTION – Increasing risk of stripe (yellow) rust outbreaks North Africa to South Asia

Favourable weather conditions for stripe rust are occurring across North Africa to South Asia. Cool, wet conditions across many parts of the region are producing a conducive environment for disease outbreaks. Aggressive races with virulence to Yr27 are known to … Continue reading

Feb 4, 2015: Preliminary report for Puccinia striifromis race analysis 2014 published by Global Rust Reference Center (GRRC), Aarhus University, Denmark.

Following the recent release of the 2013 stripe rust report, the Global Rust Reference Center in Denmark has now just published the latest report detailing the results of race analysis for ¬†Puccinia striifromis samples submitted during the period January – … Continue reading

Kyrgyzstan

Rust Issues: Yellow rust is the main constraint to wheat production. Ug99 Status: No Ug99 lineage races have been detected in Kyrgyzstan. Situation Updates: … Continue reading

India

Rust Issues: yellow rust is the most serious constraint to wheat production. Leaf rust can also be problematic. Stem rust occurs in the southern hills and the central peninsular zone, but is considered to be under control. Ug99 Status: No … Continue reading

Iran

Rust Issues: Yellow rust is the primary constraint, but other rusts are also potential threats. Serious outbreaks occured in 2010, but were successfully controlled. Aggressive races with Yr27+ virulence were implicated. Ug99 Status: Race TTKSK (Ug99) was first detected in … Continue reading

Iraq

Rust Issues: Yellow rust is the primary constraint. Epidemics occured in 2010. Aggressive races with Yr27+ virulence were implicated in the epidemics. Ug99 Status: No Ug99 lineage races have been detected in Iraq. Situation Updates: … Continue reading

Egypt

Rust Issues: All 3 rusts are potential constraints, but widespread chemical control is undertaken. Ug99 Status:¬† Race TTKSK (Ug99) was detected in Egypt in 2014. Situation Updates: … Continue reading