Understanding the biology of thistle rust: a potential biocontrol agent for Canada thistle

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2021: $30,000.00
Projected End Date: 07/31/2023
Host Institution Award ID: N/A MSU Internal
Grant Recipient: Montana State University
Region: Western
State: Montana
Graduate Student:
Principal Investigator:
Timothy Seipel
Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, Montana State University
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Jed Eberly
Montana State University
Fabian Menalled
Dept. of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences
A summary of thistle rust's biology, with instruction for identification and field inoculation techniques.
Tim Seipel, Montana State University
Jason Thompson
Daniel Chichinsky, Montana State University
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
Ordering info:
Daniel Chichinsky
[email protected]
This product is associated with the project "Integrating thistle rust into weed management of Canada thistle"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.