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The Borlaug Global Rust Initiative:

  • reduces the world’s vulnerability to stem, yellow, and leaf rusts of wheat;
  • facilitates the evolution of sustainable international partnerships to contain the threat of wheat rusts, and
  • enhances world productivity to withstand future threats to wheat.



  • Work on Himalayan yellow rust population published in APS journal Phytopathology
    Sajid Ali · 24 Nov 2019

    A collaborative effort initiated by the South Asian Wheat Disease Consortium during the Borlaug Global Rust’s SAARC training in Nepal, in 2015, resulted in a close evaluation of the wheat yellow...+ More

  • Surveying Barberry and Stem Rust in Spain, 2019
    Dolors Villegas · 22 Nov 2019

    Spain serves as a potential bridge for pathogen movement and wheat rust infection between Africa and Europe and an important country in which to conduct barberry and stem rust surveys....+ More

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