Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Fusarium ear rot of corn

Authors

R. Michael Davis
Franz R. Kegel
Wynette M. Sills
James J. Farrai

Publication Information

Hilgardia 43(6):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v043n06p4. November 1989.

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Abstract

Yearly screenings of field corn cultivars by UC Cooperative Extension help plant breeders and growers in hybrid selection for tolerance to Fusarium ear rot. Researchers have found that thrips feeding carries the fungus into the corn ear.

Davis R, Kegel F, Sills W, Farrai J. 1989. Fusarium ear rot of corn. Hilgardia 43(6):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v043n06p4
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