Pearl Millet Smut
The grains of the millet become green sori. These are larger than the grains and appear as oval/conical capsules. As the disease progresses, the sori turn black.
The disease is transmitted via seeds.
Sorry, we don't know of any alternative treatment against Moesziomyces bullatus . Please get in touch with us in case you know of something that might help to fight this disease. Looking forward hearing from you.
From an economic point of view, chemical treatment is not viable.