Yam Anthracnose

Publication Date
ven, 15 Avr 2011, 00:00
Last Updated
avr. 14, 2011, 9:01 matin
Report Number
NIU-01/2
Pays
Niue
Pest Id
Glomerella cingulata - (GLOMCI)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Yams (Discorea alata)
Pest Status
  • Present: at low prevalence
Geographical Distribution
Coral Atoll with good arable land for crop cultivation.
Résumé

The disease also known as the yam dieback have been identified in Niue for some time now and proper management in cultivation and control is the only method available to combat the spread of the disease.

Danger
If not treated or managed, the fungus will create problems for one of Niue's stable crops.
Contact for info
New Aue Department of Agriculture, Forests and Fisferies Quarantine Division Fonuakula Alofi Niue Island [email protected]
Report files
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Site web
Issue keywords
Economic impact Pest Management Pest reporting Phytosanitary Measures

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