Quick comparison: Blackleg, clubroot, sclerotinia stem rot

April 4, 2018 - Issue 4

On phones, this table is best viewed in landscape/horizontal mode. If that doesn’t work, click here for the PDF: Big 3 canola diseases: Quick comparison

How to word the blackleg R-gene labels? The team behind the new blackleg resistance-gene labeling system (read more about it) would like your help in choosing pathologically correct terms that also resonate well with producers/agronomists. Please take this 5-question survey to share your preferences.

Further reading:

Blackleg section of Canola Encyclopedia
Clubroot section of Canola Encyclopedia
Sclerotinia stem rot section of Canola Encyclopedia
Sclerotinia stem rot risk calculator (Manitoba Agriculture version)
Blackleg calculator (BASF version)
VIDEO: Blackleg in canola; Understanding blackleg resistance and management tools

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