4 edition of Diseases of tropical tree crops found in the catalog.
Diseases of tropical tree crops
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||scientific editor, Dominique Mariau.|
|Series||Repères, Repères (CIRAD (Organization))|
|LC Classifications||SB608.T8 M3513 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 237 p. :|
|Number of Pages||237|
|LC Control Number||2001040076|
Tree crops face a variety of agronomic and horticultural problems in propagation, yield, appearance, quality, diseases and pest control, abiotic stresses and poor shelf-life. Additionally, shrinkage of cultivable land and the pressure of growing demand have resulted in growth of tree crops under marginal conditions that call for concerted. Diseases of tropical fruit crops - Google Book Search ?id=tgl_-tu6rpgC&pg=PA&lpg=PA27 &ei=w4coSq3PLKWGNaz71cAF&sa=X&oi=book_result.
This book is intended to lead the reader to literature on the identification and control of diseases of the major tropical crops. Emphasis is given to crops grown below m altitude. The book presents treatments of some representative tropical diseases. Introductory chapters include the nature of the tropics, farming systems in the tropics and the importance of tropical plant by: Dickson, J.G. Diseases of Field Crops. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc. Detailed descriptions of most field crop diseases. Strictly a scientific text; very useful to agents working with field crops. *The Disease Compendia Series. American Phytopathological Society, Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul, MN
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Diseases of Tropical Tree Crops (Reperes (Cirad (Organization)).) 1st Edition by Dominique Mariau (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating.
ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. 5/5(1). An account of the significant research advances made by plant pathologists, entomologists, and plant breeders on major diseases of tropical perennial crops, including avocado, coffee, hevea, mango, Read.
* The history, distribution, importance, symptoms, etiology, epidemiology and management of diseases of each crop are described in detail This book offers a comprehensive review of diseases of important tropical and some Diseases of tropical tree crops book fruit crops.
The history, distribution, importance, etiology, epidemiology and control of diseases of each host crop are covered, along with brief summaries on the taxonomy, Cited by: This work gives details of some fifty diseases of tropical tree crops which cause very significant yield losses hence compromising or even preventing cultivation.
Breeding resistant planting material is currently the most widely used control : Quae. This book offers a comprehensive review of diseases of important tropical and some subtropical fruit crops. The history, distribution, importance, aetiology, epidemiology and control of diseases of each host crop are covered, along with brief summaries of the.
Fungal and Oomycete Diseases of Tropical Tree Fruit Crops Article (PDF Available) in Annual Review of Phytopathology 54(1) August with Reads How we measure 'reads'. INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION ON TROPICAL BIOLOGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES - Tropical Fruit Crops and the Diseases that Affect Their Production - R.C.
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host and can infect the cereal host from one year's crop to the next without infecting the alternative host (barberry). Infected volunteer cereal plants can serve as a bridge from one growing season to another.
The fungus also passes between winter wheat/barley and spring wheat/barley, meaning that it has a cereal host all year round. Since the. Ecophysiology of Tropical Crops covers the knowledge and opinion on ecophysiology of the major tropical crop plants.
The book discusses the fundamental ideas about the numerical description of plant development and considers effects of climatic factors (e.g., temperature, light, and water) on physiological processes in Edition: 1.
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Comprehensive information on diseases of the most important tropical fruit cropsChapters are devoted to a single or, in some cases, a related group of host plantsThe history, distribution, importance, symptoms, aetiology, epidemiology and management of diseases of each crop are described in detailThis book offers a comprehensive review of diseases of important.
Insect pests and diseases routinely affect the health of trees, and major outbreaks can give catastrophic environmental and economic impacts. The effective management of all tree health problems depends on their early detection. This guide will help readers recognize symptoms of ill health in trees and understand their general significance.
The guide provides photographs of symptoms from. Comprehensive information on diseases of the most important tropical fruit cropsChapters are devoted to a single or, in some cases, a related group of host plantsThe history, distribution, importance, symptoms, aetiology, epidemiology and management of diseases of each crop are described in detailThis book offers a comprehensive review of diseases of important tropical and Author: Randy Ploetz.
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Ploetz ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) Table 1. production statistics for major tropical fruit cropst The most notable tropical fruit is banana. This book was also written for teachers, and hence for their students, in such a way that their teaching can be supported by concrète examples taken from the field of tropical agronomy.
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This text offers a comprehensive review of diseases of important tropical and subtropical fruit crops. The history, distribution, importance, aetiology, epidemiology and control of diseases of each host crop are covered, along with brief summaries on the taxonomy, origins and characteristics of each host.
"Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia is a beautiful, informative hardcover book The text is generously illustrated with great colour photographs, all wonderfully integrated so you are not flicking backwards and forwards." Tree Cropper, NZ Tree Crops Association, Is March " more photos have been by: Caused by the fungus Taphrina deformans.
One of the most common disease problems for backyard gardeners. The distorted, reddened foliage that it causes is easily seen in spring. When severe, the disease can reduce fruit production substantially.
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Wayne A. Sinclair. Received: 23 July, Accepted: 15 October, Invited Review Tree and Forestry Science and Biotechnology © Global Science Books Diseases and Pests of Citrus (Citrus spp.) Paula F. Tennant1,2* •Dwight Robinson1 Latanya Fisher2 • Stacy-Marie Bennett1 • Dave Hutton1 • Phyllis Coates-Beckford1 • Wayne Mc Laughlin3 1 Department of Life Sciences, The University of the West File Size: 1MB.
This book is written at the advanced high school/ university undergraduate level, and presents the basic principles of the agronomy of tropical tree crops. There are 19 chapters.
The first 6 discuss the general environment and basic principles and practices in the cultivation of tree crops. Chapters present data on the origin, spread, habitat, botany, cultivation, pests and diseases, and Cited by: This book describes interactions of plant viruses with hosts and transmission vectors in an agricultural context.
Starting with an overview of virus biology, economics and management, chapters then address economically significant plant diseases of tropical and subtropical : Ghini & Hamada () edited a book discussing the impact of climate change on diseases of the main crops in Brazil, including important diseases of the tropical region.
Given the limited empirical data, the purpose of the present review is to discuss experimental approaches available for evaluating the impact of climate change on diseases of Cited by: