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Early warning for virulent and aggressive strains of yellow rust

One objective for RUSTFIGHT is to provide early warning of new virulent and aggressive strains of yellow rust that compromise R-genes of commercial interest via a web-based ICT platform maintained by the Global Rust Reference Center (GRRC).

Yellow rust Surveillance - attacks in Asia, 2012

In 2012 widespread attacks of yellow rust were found in Central and West Asia - especially in the mountain areas of the Himalayan region. See more on the interactive Survey Mapper

YR10 broken in some regions in Africa and Europe

See more on the interactive Virulence Mapper

Warrior and Kranich are the most widespread Pathotypes (races) in Europe

See more on the interactive Pathotype Mapper

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Revised 01.07.2014