PRO/PL> Stripe rust, wheat – India: (JK)

Other Plant Disease — India
The yellow rust has been reported from some areas of Jammu district at the international border [with Pakistan], which is considered the grain bowl of Jammu and Kashmir [J&K]. According to news reports, the disease of wheat severely affects the entire Jammu region [which] makes strenuous efforts to manage this disease through farmers’ trainings [and] campaigns.
Wheat is the major staple food in India. In recent years, yellow rust has emerged as the major threat to the crop. The pathogen