Wheat Stem Rust

UG99 - TKKS. Wheat rusts are an important group of airborne fungi that have had devastating impacts on North American agriculture in the past century - now there is the emergence of a new Puccinia graminis tritici race complex (Ug99) in Africa. When & how will it make its way to the US?

Aerobiology Modeling of the Wheat Rust Pathogen Ug99 for Assessing Potential Pathways and Timing of Incursion

The Incursion of New Wheat Stem Rust Races into the United States: Preparation through research, Education, and Extension