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USE OF NEMATODES FOR POSTHARVEST CONTROL OF NAVEL ORANGEWORM (AMYELOIS TRANSITELLA) IN PISTACHIOS AND ASSESSMENT OF CULTURAL CONTROL METHODS

Investigators
Siegel J P
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2004
End date
2008
Objective
Setup and evaluate field trials of commercial nematode products for postharvest control of navel orangeworm in pistachio orchards. Evaluate efficacy of current sanitation methods.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
5302-43000-034-02T
Accession number
409779
Categories
Bacterial Pathogens
Commodities
Nuts, Seeds