TITLE

More virus Y work

AUTHOR(S)
Abel, Charles
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/22/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 21, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the collaboration of the YHSPGA with CSL to monitor potato virus Y risk in Great Britain in 2002. Comment from CSL officer Phillip Northing on the potential benefits of the project.
ACCESSION #
8977976

 

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