How does Fusarium Head Blight spread?

Short distance spread occurs via the dispersal of fungal spores that are blown by the wind from one cereal field to the next. Long-distance spread occurs through the transportation of infected crop residue or seeds.

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1. What is the host range of Fusarium Head Blight?
2. What is the life cycle of Fusarium Head Blight pathogen?
3. What are the symptoms of Fusarium Head Blight?
4. How does Fusarium Head Blight spread?
5. What is the current Fusarium Head Blight situation in Alberta?
6. What can be done to reduce the risk of Fusarium Head Blight on my farm?