The writer welcomes the Alberta government’s decision to deregulate fusarium but argues it doesn’t mean the industry’s problems have disappeared.  |  File photo

Fusarium can be managed if we work together

This month, the Alberta government announced that fusarium graminearum would be removed from the Pest Nuisance Control Regulation of the Agricultural Pests Act. What this means is that the provincial strategy toward this devastating disease will focus on managing it rather than regulating it away completely. An industry-led fusarium head blight (FHB) working group pushed […] Read more