Cultivating Corn Smut (Ustilago maydis)??
rwinder at PFC.Forestry.CA
Mon Sep 18 11:26:23 EST 1995
In article <71216.rarnold at teleport.com>, "Ralph D. Arnold"
<rarnold at teleport.com> writes:
>Any experience cultivating Corn Smut (Ustilago maydis) ?
>Know of anyone having done this? I would like to correspond with
>individuals about this species. Thanks! Ralph Arnold
>B.T.W., I can send an article entitled "Yield and Quality of Huitlacoche on
>Sweet Corn Inoculated with Ustilago maydis" from the Aug-93 issue of
>HortScience magazine. Send me $3.00 to cover costs of postage/photocopying
>to: Ralph Arnold, PO Box 889, Oregon City, OR 97045
Check out: Pope, D. D. and S. M. McCarter. 1992. Evaluation of inoculation
methods for inducing common smut on corn ears. Phytopathology 82(9):950-955.
The work was done at the U. of Ga. (Athens). It should cover a lot of the
bases for you. -RSW
RICHARD WINDER Title: Research Scientist
Canadian Forest Service Phone: (604) 363-0773
Victoria, B.C. Internet: RWINDER at A1.PFC.Forestry.CA
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