Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015

  • Distribution of Stem Rust (Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici) Races in Ethiopia

    Endale Hailu, Getaneh Woldaeb, Worku Denbel, Wubishet Alemu, Tekelay Abebe, Agengehu Mekonnen

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015
    Pages: 15-19
    Received: 28 February 2015
    Accepted: 23 April 2015
    Published: 11 May 2015
    Abstract: Wheat is one of the most important cereal crops of Ethiopia. Stem rust caused by Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici is amongst the biotic factors which can cause up to 100% yield loss if susceptible cultivar grown and epidemic occurs. The highland of Ethiopia is considered as a hot spot for the development of stem rust diversity. This study was carri... Show More