Scientists of Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar have discovered a new disease of millet and its causative bacterium Klebsiella aerogenes internationally. Till now no such disease of millet has been discovered globally. Scientists have started the work of managing this disease and will try to find the source of resistance at the genetic level as soon as possible.

Scientists hope that soon they will also be successful in this direction

International organization recognized the disease, HAU scientists are the first researchers

American Phytopathological Society (APS), USA, which recognizes new disease in plants. In the prestigious journal Plant Diseases published by scientists, the report of this new disease of scientists has been accepted by accepting it as the first research report in the journal. The American Phytopathological Society (APS) is one of the oldest international scientific organizations for the study of plant diseases, producing world-class publications specifically on plant diseases.


After three years of hard work, scientists discovered this disease

University scientists have presented a research report on stem rot disease in millet, which has been accepted by the institution for publication in its journal recognized internationally.

For the first time in Kharif-2018, scientists acted quickly when a new type of disease appeared in millet. After three years of hard work, scientists have discovered this disease. At present, this disease has been seen up to 70 percent in all the millet producing districts of the state, mainly in the fields of Hisar, Bhiwani and Rewari.