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Yellow stripe disease vs Yellow stripe rust

yellow stripe diseasea virus disease of sugarcane characterized by striping of the foliage:

  • Sugar cane varieties have been imported which are resistant to the highly troublesome yellow-stripe disease.

yellow stripe rusta rust of wheat, rye, barley, and other grains caused by a fungus:

  • The main diseases to check for are yellow stripe rust (Puccinia glumarum) and stem rust (Puccinia gramminis).