Accession Number:

AD0691985

Title:

THE PROBLEM OF GRAIN RUSTS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-05-08

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The author discusses measures taken in the USSR to combat rusts in grain crops. It is concluded that the most important tasks include development of resistant plants study of the genetic, biochemical and physiological basis of immunity to rusts in grain cultures the discovery of patterns of outbreaks of the disease and improvement of mathematical means of predicting development of rusts development of better fungicides and adoption of zonal systems of protective measures. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Agronomy, Horticulture and Aquiculture
  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE