Rotations can reduce nematode damage

Hollis, Paul
March 2004
Southeast Farm Press;3/10/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p14
Trade Publication
Presents an article stressing the use of crop rotations for the reduction of nematode damage in Cotton. Losses by seedling diseases as highly variable and hard to predict; Need for an evaluation of rotation recommendations with due consideration of local experience; Evidence of potential yield increase with nematode and disease management; Reduction of nematode suppression effect in a rotation crop due to the presence of weeds that are good hosts of the nematodes.


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