Research Article

Sanitary update on wheat in Argentina

Enrique Javier Alberione*

Published: 03 August, 2022 | Volume 6 - Issue 2 | Pages: 087-090

The wheat production (Triticum aestivum L.) in Argentina is the third in importance after soybeans and corn (source: BCR). 

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Wheat; Diseases; Management


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