Plant Diseases

Plant Diseases
Publisher Amer Phytopathological Society
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Category Science
Total Pages 397
ISBN UOM:39015024961222
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Irish potato famine and birth of plant pathology. Introduction to the fungi and their life cycles. Pathogens and quarantines. Bacteria. Genes and genetic engineering. Plant disease epidemics and their management. Pesticides. Soil, the rhizosphere, and soilborne patogens. Fungi in food: natural poisons and gourmet delicacies. Rusts. Dying trees and parasitic plants. Viruses and more recently discovered pathogens. Environmental diseases and problemes. Pant diseases in a hungry world. Glossary. Figure credits. Index.

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Plant Disease Epidemiology  Facing Challenges of the 21st Century
  • Author : S. Savary,B.M. Cooke
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-12-13

As the global climate changes, plant disease epidemiology faces important questions: Will climate change render plant diseases more harmful to man-made ecosystems, or less? Can sustainable systems be developed in time to spare and enhance shrinking resources? How will changes in host plant diversity affect genetic disease resistance? This book

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Plant Disease  An Advanced Treatise
  • Author : James G. Horsfall
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-12-02

Plant Disease, Volume I: How Disease is Managed is part of a five-volume treatise that discusses the sociology of plant pathology. This volume discusses the great variety of techniques for the diagnosis of plant disease; crop destruction; and theory behind the art of disease management. It also explores topics on

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Biological Control of Plant Diseases
  • Author : Ashok Pandey,K.G. Mukerji
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2006-12-05

Prevent agricultural loss with natural disease controls that don’t harm the environment—or the people who live in it Despite the worldwide use of chemicals and pesticides to control the devastating effects of plant disease, the international agribusiness market still suffers extensive economic losses each year. Biological Control of

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Environment and Plant Disease
  • Author : Indian Phytopathological Society
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-12-04

Read online Environment and Plant Disease written by Indian Phytopathological Society, published by which was released on . Download full Environment and Plant Disease Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Environmentally Safe Approaches to Crop Disease Control
  • Author : Jack E. Rechcigl
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-18

The use of chemicals in agriculture and home gardens has become an area of concern due to improper use and negative environmental effects. Environmentally Safe Approaches to Crop Disease Control addresses alternative approaches for managing crop diseases. It gives a balanced overview of state-of-the-art environmentally safe approaches to crop disease

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Plant Diseases
  • Author : Gail Lynn Schumann
  • Publisher : Amer Phytopathological Society
  • Release Date : 1991

The Irish potato famine and birth of plant pathology. Introduction to the fungi and their life cycles. Pathogens and quarantines. Bacteria. Genes and genetic engineering. Plant disease epidemics and their management. Pesticides. Soil, the rhizosphere, and soilborne patogens. Fungi in food: natural poisons and gourmet delicacies. Rusts. Dying trees and

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Agrochemicals in Plant Disease Management
  • Author : N.G. Ravichandra
  • Publisher : Scientific Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-08-01

The book is fabricated exclusively for M.Sc. (Agri.) and Ph.D. degree programmes in Plant Pathology, for all the universities of Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Sericulture and the related streams of Botany. ‘Chemicals in Plant Disease Management’ is a compulsory subject in several degree programmes. The present book solely caters

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Text Book of Plant Diseases
  • Author : G.P. Gupta
  • Publisher : Discovery Publishing House
  • Release Date : 2004

Contents: Survey of Plant Diseases, Methods of Studying Plant Diseases, Symptoms of Plant Diseases, Environment and Plant Diseases, Diseases Caused by Environmental Factors, Dissemination of Plant Diseases, General Effects of Diseases, Cultural Practices in Disease Control, Epidemics of Diseases, Biochemistry of Defense, Physical and Chemical Therapy, Soil Preventing Born Diseases.

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Plant disease Development and Control
  • Author : National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Plant and Animal Pests
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1968

The concept of disease; The causes of disease; Diagnosis and control; Diseases caused by biotic agents; Fungi as plant pathogens; Bacteria as plant pathogens; Viruses as plant pathogens; Diseases caused by abiotic factors; Disease dynamics - the environment; The atmospheric environment; The soil environment; Disease dynamics - inoculum and the

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Introduction to Plant Diseases
  • Author : George B. Lucas,Lee Campbell
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06

Every year we see a remarkable increase in scientific knowledge. We are learning more each day about the world around us, about the numerous biological organisms of the biosphere, about the physical and chemical processes that shaped and continue to change our planet. The cataloging, retrieval, dissemination, and use of

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Introduction to Plant Disease Epidemiology
  • Author : C. Lee Campbell,Laurence V. Madden
  • Publisher : Wiley-Interscience
  • Release Date : 1990-01-16

Epizootiology Of Insect Diseases Edited by James R. Fuxa and Yoshinori Tanada Contains the most extensive consideration to date of general principles, definitions, methods for research, modeling, influencing factors, area-wide patterns and groups of diseases, and applied aspects. Coverage spans four major areas. The first introduces general terminology and methodology

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Plant Diseases
  • Author : Snježana Topolovec-Pintaric
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2020-04-15

Plant pathogens, the causal agent of infectious plant diseases, influence our lives more than just as an economic impact through yield lost. The study of plant pathogens has given rise to the development of new sciences, new technologies for plant breeding, and the agrochemical industry for pesticide developments. Yet, all

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Handbook of Plant Disease Identification and Management
  • Author : Balaji Aglave
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03

Handbook of Plant Disease Identification and Management presents the fundamentals of plant diseases identification based on symptomology and management focusing mainly on integrated pest management approach. It discusses a variety of techniques for the diagnosis of crop disease, losses due to crop diseases, and theories behind disease management. It describes

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Fungal Plant Pathogens
  • Author : Charles R. Lane,Paul Beales,Kelvin Hughes
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release Date : 2012

Fungal plant pathogens can threaten food security, economic prosperity and the natural environment. Changing factors such as pesticide usage, climate change and increasing trade globalization can bring new opportunities to plant pathogens, and new challenges to those attempting to control their spread. Covering the key techniques used when working with

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Food Security and Plant Disease Management
  • Author : Ajay Kumar,Samir Droby
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-11-20

Food Security and Plant Disease Management offers a comprehensive exploration of biocontrol, the latest technologies being used in plant health assurance, and resulting impacts on crop production and food security. Discussing both theoretical and practical topics, the book examines basic and advanced applications of biosensor and nano-technologies, introduces plant disease,

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