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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Prosimulium</i> and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Simulium</i> spp., black flies (Diptera: Simuliidae).

This chapter focuses on black flies attacking humans and livestock in Canada (Prosimulium and Simulium spp.), and provides an overview of the entomogenous fungi (Tolypocladium cylindrosporum), entomophilic nematodes (Gastromermis viridis, Isomermis wisconsinensis and Mesomermis flumenalis) and...

Author(s)
Mason, P. G.; Boisvert, M.; Boisvert, J.; Colbo, M. H.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Leptosphaeria maculans</i> (Desmazières) Cesati and De Notaris, blackleg of canola (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Leptosphaeriaceae</i>).

This chapter focuses on Leptosphaeria maculans, the causal agent of blackleg disease of rape (Brassica napus [Brassica napus var. oleifera]) and Brassica rapa [Brassica campestris] in Canada, and provides an overview of the fungi (including Trichoderma spp.) and bacteria (e.g. Paenibacillus...

Author(s)
Kharbanda, P. D.; Yang, J.; Beatty, P. H.; Tewari, J. P.; Jensen, S. E.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Penicillium expansum</i> Link, blue mould of apple (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Hyphomycetes</i>).

This chapter focuses on Penicillium expansum, the causal agent of blue mould of apples in Canada, and provides an overview of the bacteria (Bacillus subtilis, Enterobacter aerogenes and Pseudomonas syringae) that have been tested for its management, and the evaluation of effectiveness of these...

Author(s)
Zhou, T.; Sholberg, P.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sclerotinia homoeocarpa</i> F. T. Bennett, dollar spot of turfgrass (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sclerotiniaceae</i>).

This chapter focuses on Sclerotinia homoeocarpa, the causal agent of dollar spot of turfgrass in Canada, and provides an overview of the fungi (e.g. Fusarium heterosporum [Gibberella gordonii] and Acremonium sp.) and hypovirulent isolates of S. homoeocarpa that have been tested for its management,...

Author(s)
Boland, G. J.; Zhou, T.; Boulter, J. I.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sphaerotheca</i> and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Erysiphe</i> spp., powdery mildews (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Erysiphaceae</i>).

This chapter focuses on Sphaerotheca and Erysiphe spp. causing powdery mildews in field and greenhouse crops in Canada, and provides an overview of the fungi (Ampelomyces quisqualis, Verticillium lecanii, Tilletiopsis spp., and Pseudozyma flocculosa) that have been tested for their management, and...

Author(s)
Bélanger, R. R.; Jarvis, W. R.; Traquair, J. A.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Verticillium dahliae</i> Klebahn, Verticillium wilt (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Moniliaceae</i>), and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Streptomyces scabies</i> (Thaxter) Lambert and Loria, potato scab (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Streptomycetaceae</i>).

This chapter discusses the pathogenicity of V. dahliae on potatoes and tomatoes; and S. scabiei and Streptomycetaceae on potatoes. Results of disease control studies conducted in Canada are presented. Some biological control methods and the use of organic amendments to control the disease are...

Author(s)
Lazarovits, G.; Tenuta, M.; Conn, K. L.; Soltani, N.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Eriosoma americanum</i> (Riley), woolly elm aphid (Homoptera: Pemphigidae).

This chapter focuses on woolly elm aphid Eriosoma americanum attacking Amelanchier alnifolia and Ulmus americana in Canada, and provides an overview of the biological control agents (entomogenous fungi and entomophilic nematodes) that have been used to date for its management, and the evaluation of ...

Author(s)
Fry, K. M.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Avena fatua</i> L., wild oat (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Poaceae</i>).

This chapter focuses on wild oat (Avena fatua) that causes yield losses in wheat (Triticum aestivum), barley (Hordeum vulgare), rape (Brassica napus [Brassica napus var. oleifera]) and Brassica rapa [Brassica campestris] in Canada, and provides an overview of the fungal (including Drechslera...

Author(s)
Boyetchko, S. M.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Cytisus scoparius</i> (L.) Link, Scotch broom (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Fabaceae</i>).

This chapter focuses on Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius) invading disturbed areas, and forested and urban landscapes in Canada, and provides an overview of the vertebrates (goats and sheep), insects (including Apion fuscirostre and Ceutorhynchus spp.) and fungi (Chondrostereum purpureum and ...

Author(s)
Prasad, R.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Botryotinia fuckeliana</i> (de Bary) Whetzel, grey mould and Botrytis blight (Sclerotiniaceae).

This chapter focuses on Botryotinia fuckeliana [Sclerotinia fuckeliana], the causal agent of grey mould or Botrytis blight in greenhouse crops, including vegetables, bedding plants, potted plants and perennials in Canada. It provides an overview of the fungi (Trichoderma spp.) and bacteria (...

Author(s)
Calpas, J. T.; Tewari, J. P.; Traquair, J. A.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995274)
Type
Book chapter

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