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CTA. 1995. Groundnut bulletin. Spore 59. CTA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.
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Stem and pod rots of groundnuts by V Mehan, C Mayee, T Brenneman and D McDonald 1995 Information Bulletin No 44 23pp ISBN 92 9066 314 6 ICRISAT, Patancheru 502 324, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA
Stem and pod rots caused by Sclerotium rolfsii affect groundnut crops in many countries, reducing yields by 10-25%. Pod losses can reach over 80% in heavily infested fields. Stern and pod rots of ground-nuts summarizes the considerable progress that has been made in understanding the epidemiology of the diseases. Effective greenhouse and field-screening techniques have been developed, resistance sources identified, and some resistant cultivars bred. Options for disease management are discussed, and an integrated disease management approach is advocated. Stem and pod rots of groundnuts by V Mehan, C Mayee, T Brenneman and D McDonald 1995 Information Bulletin No 44 23pp ISBN 92 9066 314 6 ICRISAT, Patancheru 502 324, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA
SubjectsCROP PRODUCTION AND PROTECTION;
- CTA Spore (English)