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Postharvest Fungicide Treatments For Decay Management In Cherries [sponsor content]
Crop ProtectionPostharvest Fungicide Treatments For Decay Management In Cherries [sponsor content]
September 22, 2014
Take a look the results of efficacy tests for postharvest fungicide treatments, as shared by Jim Adaskaveg, plant pathologist at Read More
Postharvest Sanitation Washing Of Cherries Using Oxidizing Materials [sponsor content]
Crop ProtectionPostharvest Sanitation Washing Of Cherries Using Oxidizing Materials [sponsor content]
September 22, 2014
Take a look the results of efficacy tests for fruit surface sanitation treatments, as shared by Jim Adaskaveg, plant pathologist Read More
Where Do Decay Problems In Cherries Come From? [sponsor content]
Crop ProtectionWhere Do Decay Problems In Cherries Come From? [sponsor content]
September 22, 2014
Jim Adaskaveg, plant pathologist at the University of California, explains the major postharvest decay organisms, the problems they cause and Read More
Managing Nematodes In Florida Citrus
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September 11, 2014
This video provides information on identifying the major nematodes threats to Florida citrus and provides management tips. Read More
When Should Growers Treat Fields With Nematicides? [sponsor content]
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September 2, 2014
If fields are not fumigated first, when should they be treated with nematicides? Michael McKenry, Nematologist Emeritus at UC Riverside Read More
Avoiding Nematodes And Root Rejection With New Rootstocks
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September 2, 2014
Can switching from a Nemaguard rootstock to a Viking or HBOK-50 rootstock prevent nematodes and root rejection? Take a look Read More
Crop ProtectionA Closer Look At Almond Tree Root Rejection During Replanting [sponsor content]
September 2, 2014
Michael McKenry, Nematologist Emeritus at UC Riverside shares research on almond tree root rejection in the field, comparing Hansen 536 Read More

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