Bean Yellow Mosaic Virus

BYMV

Description:

Species Affected:

Bean, Clover, Lupins, Medics.

Biology:

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Management and Control:

Control weeds that may act as alternate hosts.
In Lupins -
Plant a 10 m cereal barrier around crops to clean the virus from Aphid mouth-parts as they move from infected areas to the Lupin crop.
Graze adjacent Clover and Medic pastures to keep Aphid numbers lower.

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Acknowledgments:

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