Rice Stem Rot Disease Management 2012

Donald Groth, Hollier, Clayton A.  |  2/2/2012 1:03:15 AM

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Management Practices

  • Potassium fertilization will reduce disease severity where potassium is deficient.
  • Early maturing varieties are less affected by stem rot.
  • Destroying sclerotia in stubble by crop rotation, tillage, or burning can reduce disease pressure.

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