BBSV

AcronymDefinition
BBSVBeet Black Scorch Virus (virology)
BBSVBroad Bean Strain Virus
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This led to the beet black scorch virus (BBSV), known only to occur in China.
"To our knowledge," says Weiland, "this constitutes the first report of BBSV outside of China," where outbreaks typically associated with rhizomania are blamed for major sugar beet losses.
Weiland is currently working with ARS plant pathologists in Salinas, California, to figure out whether BBSV does in fact cause rhizomania symptoms or other harm to U.S.