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net blotch

noun, Plant Pathology
a disease of barley, characterized by a brown, netlike discoloration of the leaves, caused by fungi of the genus Helminthosporium. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Genetic studies of net blotch resistance in a barley cross.
  • Similar levels of net blotch were found for both seeding dates.
  • Selected lines were evaluated for malt quality and for spot blotch and net blotch reactions as described previously.
  • She reported that new accessions were used to replace seed stock for net blotch differentials.
  • It is resistant to net blotch and moderately resistant to scald.

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