PS115 Sorghum Diseases II | University of Missouri Extension

Reviewed November 1997

Order copies
PS115, Sorghum Diseases II

  • Price: $0.75
  • Availability: 10

Printer-friendly version of this page

Guidelines to reprint or copy


Related publications

Use our feedback form for questions or comments about PS115.

Find publications

Search MU Extension publications.

ADA Accessibile AddThis Widget
MU Extension near you

Sorghum Diseases II

Editor's note
The following abstract describes a publication that is only available for purchase. A link to ordering information is on this page.

College of Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service and Vocational Agriculture Service
University of Illinois

This publication features 21 full-colored photos of common diseases and disorders of sorghum to help you determine the cause of damage.

The reverse side provides information on each disease. The descriptions include where and when the sorghum is susceptible to damage and the type of damage caused.


  • Acremonium wilt
  • Acremonium strictum
  • Alternaria
  • Bird damage
  • Chaetomium
  • Charcoal rot
  • Cladosporium
  • Colletotrichum
  • Covered kernel smut
  • Curvularia
  • Drought stress
  • Fusarium
  • Fusarium head blight
  • Fusarium moniliforme
  • Fusarium stalk rot
  • Green ear
  • Head mold
  • Head smut
  • Helminthosporium
  • Iron chlorosis
  • Loose kernel smut
  • Macrophomina phaseolina
  • Milo disease
  • Nigrospora
  • Nematode damage
  • Penicillium
  • Perconia circinata
  • Perconia crown rot
  • Perconia root rot
  • Pokka boeng
  • Pythium
  • Pythium stalk rot
  • Rhizoctonia
  • Roundworms
  • Sclerospora graminicola
  • Seedling blight
  • Sphacelotheca cruenta
  • Sphacelotheca reiliana
  • Sphacelotheca sorghi
  • Trichothecium
  • Twisted top


  • 2