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Black point- Fungal disease of wheat




Black Point

Causal Organism: Alternaria, Helminthosporium, Fusarium


Chief symptoms: the Pericarps of maturing wheat kernels turn dark to black with the discoloration restricted to the germ end of kernel.


Control measures: Treating the seed before sowing with Thiram or Vitavax@2.5gm/kg seed

Black point- Fungal disease of wheta

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