Wheat rust tracking site launched.

FAO has launched a new website  to track the advance of Ug99 the devastating strain of wheat stem rust disease and other wheat rusts amid concern the fungus is on the march across Africa and could head toward South Asia.Source: www.topnews.in/files/strain-Ug99/

The aim of “Rust SPORE” is to deliver up-to-date information on the status of wheat stem rust, monitor important new strains of the disease and synthesize and provide easy access to reliable data on a global scale.

Have a look at the new website.