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Occurrence and avoidance of fungicide resistance in cereal diseases

Code: 9781838797430
Lise Nistrup Jørgensen, Aarhus University, Denmark; Richard Peter Oliver, Curtin University, Australia; and Thies Marten Heick, Aarhus University, Denmark

Chapter synopsis: The targeted use of fungicides can help minimise the yield losses caused to grain cereals by plant pathogenic fungi. However, the long-term use of fungicide classes based on a single mode of action has imposed consistent selection pressures on certain pathogens. Over time, this has resulted in many cases of fungicide resistance, leading to a reduction or the total loss of field performance of a range of active ingredients. There is a pressing need to develop anti-resistance management strategies. This chapter briefly reviews the development of resistance in cereal pathogens, before presenting and evaluating a variety of anti-resistance strategies. We include case studies of how data from field trials have helped to illustrate the impact of different control strategies.

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Table of contents 1 Introduction 2 Key fungicide classes for the control of cereal diseases 3 Cases of fungicide resistance 4 Mechanisms of resistance 5 Elements of anti-resistance strategies 6 Farmers’ and advisors’ perspectives 7 Where to look for further information 8 References

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