Sugarcane Smut Attack Over $800 Million Worth Crop
‘Don't panic’ said the Queensland Government to cane growers regarding the spread of a rare disease which might engulf about $800 million //worth crops – according to estimates.
A total of 8 properties, were found to confirm by authorities to be affected by sugarcane smut
disease. The initial c...
Smut in Biological News
Hunt for 'climate-ready' crops accelerates as organizations search seed collections worldwide
...India-based International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics for resistance against multiple diseases, including downy mildew and head smut
funguses. The work is being carried out by researchers based in Texas, where sorghum production generates $1 billion annually.
A project will make u...
2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement
...mer in a lab. I look forward to presenting my work in Montreal next summer.
Jacquelyn Harth, The College of New Jersey Mentor: Janet Morrison
fungus infection of the perennial grass Andropogon virginicus
I am thrilled to have been awarded an ASPB SURF for 2009. Already my undergraduate re...
Stopping plants from getting sick
Kronstad's NSERC-funded research focuses on the smut
fungi, a group of pathogens with an unusual name t...s of spores that they form on infected plants. The smut
fungi represent particularly useful models to stud...e gene. Now that we have sequenced the genome of a smut
fungus, I can look through thousands of genes on m...
Smut in Biological Definition
Some fungi are popular as food : Shiitake mushrooms , white mushrooms , puffballs , Morels, truffles and Mexican Corn smut
are examples. Some mushrooms are also ingested recreationally for their hallucinogenic properties. Many other mushrooms are extremely poisonous (se...
Smut in Biological Dictionary
...lly on underside of a fern frond ... sorus . indusium. soredium. telium. smut
(microbiology) Polypodiophyta (division – in botany) ... A plant nurse..., the veins may ... Encyclopedia article about smut. Information about smut
in the Columbia ... Teliospores develop within the sorus by conversion ...