TITLE

Determining the modes of action of potential biocontrol agents against Pythium wilt and root rot of lettuce

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
South African Journal of Science;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 101 Issue 7/8, preceding p314
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
The article presents an abstract of the research paper "Determining the Modes of Action of Potential Biocontrol Agents Against Pythium Wilt and Root Rot of Lettuce," presented at the 43rd Annual Congress of the Southern African Society for Plant Pathology held at Hartenbos, Western Cape, during January 24-26, 2004. The research paper examined the significance of biological control as a possible control method.
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6291287

 

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