Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii - maize seeds

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<em>Pantoea stewartii</em> subsp. <em>stewartii</em> - maize seeds
  • Method Used
    Validated EPPO method
  • Standard Turnaround Time
    15 working days

Pantoea stewartii, more commonly known as Stewart's Bacterial Wilt, is primarily transmitted by insect vectors that overwinter the pathogen and then spread it during the growing season. It may also be transmitted in seed, and occasionally overwinters in soil, manure or maize stalks.

This bacterial disease can cause wilting and leaf blight in corn.

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Sample Information

400 Seed



Turnaround Time

10 - 15 working days

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