• Question: What's the worst disease the whereat can get

    Asked by bongobrains to James, Jennifer, Kim, Liam, Ricardo on 27 Jun 2014.
    • Photo: Jennifer Stephens

      Jennifer Stephens answered on 27 Jun 2014:

      Hi bongobrains

      Leaf blotch is a fungal disease that affects wheat plants throughout Europe. It likes cool, wet and windy weather to carry the spores, so perfect conditions in the UK.
      Here’s a cool vid that shows how the leaf blotch is formed