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Integrated Approaches for Carrot Pests and Diseases Management

  • R. Michael Davis
  • Joe Nu≁ez
Part of the Integrated Management of Plants Pests and Diseases book series (IMPD, volume 1)

Abstract

Integrated approaches to the management of the main carrot diseases are reviewed, with particular attention to symptoms and field practices. Diseases caused by bacteria, foliar damages caused by fungi and parasitism by soil-borne fungi are described, together with the most important postharvest diseases. Management aiming at reducing the crop losses and damages induced by viruses, phytoplasmas and nematodes are also discussed.

Keywords

Powdery Mildew Bacterial Leaf Blight Aster Yellow Cavity Spot Carrot Cultivar 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Michael Davis
    • 1
  • Joe Nu≁ez
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Plant PathologyDepartment of Plant PathologyDavis CA
  2. 2.UC Cooperative ExtensionBakersfieldUSA

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