Contents tagged with Claviceps purpurea

29 March 2021

Read about the various control measures to reduce the risk from ergot in cereal crops.

14 March 2019

Ergot mycotoxins can move before and after harvest.

10 June 2021

This definitive guide to cereal diseases in the UK contains full colour photgraphs for identification plus information on hosts, symptoms and life cycles.

17 September 2021

As ergot-contaminated grain poses a risk human and animal health, the pathogen needs to be managed throughout the supply chain.