Spread of Damaging Wheat Rust Continues
- Explain the recent trend of wheat rust around the globe.
- What parts of the world/countries are being impacted?
- Why is this so troubling?
- Why is it so important that we have global collaboration in battling wheat rust (or any challenge facing agriculture for that matter)?
- The article explains the direct impact that wheat rust is having in Asia, Europe, and Africa. What other impacts is or could wheat rust have on global wheat prices and production? How is or could this affect wheat prices and production in your home country?
- Brainstorm ways to control and/or stop the damage being done by wheat rust. Reflect on the resources needed and challenges facing your thoughts and how to meet these respective needed resources and challenges.