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Vegetable Diseases and their Control

By: AF Sherf and AA MacNab

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Oct 1986 | #8302 | ISBN: 0471058602
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NHBS Price: £225.00 $279/€264 approx

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Covers all disease types: bacterial, fungal, viral, nematode, and abiotic, and provides information on their cycles. Describes control measures, including resistant varieties, fungicides, crop rotation, and seed treatments.


Disease Causes and Controls. Asparagus and Artichoke. Snap and Dry Beans. Lima Bean. Beet. Carrot. Celery. Corn. Crucifers. Cucurbits. Eggplant. Lettuce. Onion, Garlic, Leeks, and Shallots. Pea. Pepper. Spinach. Sweet Potato. Tomato. Minor Crops: Okra, Parsley, Parsnip, and Salsify. General References. Glossary. Index.

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