TITLE

Risk index helps growers manage peanut virus

AUTHOR(S)
Yancy, Cecil H.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;3/3/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the management of the peanut virus by the growers with the help of a risk index. Development of Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus (TSWV) Risk Index in the mid 1990's at the University of Georgia research and Extension; Index as a model for researchers and growers in the fight to minimize the virus; Minimization of the risk of TSWV by certain practices like manipulation of the planting date and conservation-tillage.growers
ACCESSION #
12479892

 

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