Israel Contacts

Name Position Institute Email Hanan Sela Curator of the Lieberman Cereal Germplasm Bank The Institute for Cereal Crops Improvement, Tel-Aviv University, P.O. Box 39040 hans@tauex.tau.ac.il Jacob Manisterski The Institute for Cereal Crops Improvement, Tel-Aviv University, P.O. Box 39040 jacobm@post.tau.ac.il … Continue reading

Israel

Rust Issues: All three rusts are potential constraints to wheat production. Ug99 Status: No Ug99 lineage races have been detected in Israel. Situation Updates: … Continue reading

9 April 2015: CAUTION – Increased vigilance needed in eastern Mediterranean countries following confirmation of Ug99 (race TTKSK) in Egypt

Following the confirmed detection of Ug99 (race TTKSK) in Egypt in 2014 (BGRI special newsletter report April 2015) increased vigilance is needed for stem rust in the eastern Mediterranean. Although no confirmed reports of race TTKSK have been obtained from … Continue reading