Yellow mosaic is one of the major diseases of soybean in the northern part of India and in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. It is more serious in the Tarai region of Uttar Pradesh and has caused a setback to its cultivation. The virus is transmitted through white fly (Bemisia tabaci Genn).
Ram, Hari Har; Singh, Kamendra; Pushpendra; and Verma, V. D.
"Research Notes : India : Breeding for resistance to yellow mosaic virus through interspecific
hybridiza tion in soybean,"
Soybean Genetics Newsletter: Vol. 11
, Article 18.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/soybeangenetics/vol11/iss1/18