Nearby barley may boost aster yellows in carrots

03/16/2011 12:00:00 AM

If you have barley planted near or adjacent to carrot fields and aster leafhoppers are present, you potentially could see more aster yellows in your carrots.

That's because the leafhoppers will migrate to the carrots as the barley begins to dry down.

Read the complete article at Michigan State University.

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