Species Profile -- Karnal Bunt
USDA. NAL. National Invasive Species Information Center.
Karnal bunt is a fungal disease that infects wheat, reducing quality and yield. Karnal bunt was first detected in the U.S. in 1996, possibly arrived from Mexico in shipments of contaminated grain.
* See our Microbes section for more information and additional species profiles.Date:Jan 08, 2013