Loose Smut (Ustilago nuda)

A test for barley only. The number of affected embryos is determined by microscopic examination after a chemical extraction process.  The level of infection will help decide which seed treatment is needed.

Sample Weight: 250g

Result: 7 - 10 days

The sample weights stated are the recommended minimum and the result times are approximate.

The results of each test refer to the analysis performed on the material received. Their relationship to the composition of the original bulk will depend on the sampling procedures employed.