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A sample of the graph which shows whether the area around a weather station is at low, 
moderate or high risk for fusarium.

Fusarium risk map launched in Alberta

Available on, the information is a tool to help producers decide whether fungicide is needed

Reading Time: 2 minutes The provincial government has launched a mobile-friendly tool that will allow cereal producers to measure their fusarium head blight risk. “Fusarium became a huge issue in Alberta last year,” said Brian Kennedy, grower relations and extension co-ordinator at Alberta Wheat Commission, which also worked on the tool. “It’s been sneaking up on the province for […] Read more