Clubroot is a serious soil-borne disease of canola and is considered a declared pest under Alberta’s Agricultural Pests Act. It is not a new disease in Canada or Alberta; however, it is just in the last few years that it has been found in a number of counties in Alberta. Clubroot continues to spread and is a significant concern for Alberta producers.
for more information on clubroot visit www.clubroot.ca
Additional information regarding Clubroot Disease of Canola and Mustard is available on-line from Alberta Agriculture
For more information about the content of this document, contact Alberta’s Provincial Oilseed Specialist Murray Hartman.Cumulative clubroot infestations as of December 2010 from University of Alberta, Alberta Agriculture and county surveys.