Hardcover. Accurate information on disease diagnosis and management is essential for sustainable crop production. Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia provides comprehensive coverage of important dis.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 288 pages. 1.157. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia will become the new standard reference in applied plant pathology in Australia covering important diseases affecting the broad range of fruit and nut crops grown throughout Australia. It will be an essential tool for growers, horticulturists, crop consultants, research scientists, plant pathologists, quarantine officers, agribusiness representatives, pest management personnel, educators and students.
The book is generously illustrated with high quality color images to help diagnose diseases and explains how to identify and manage each disease, describing the symptoms of the disease, its importance, the source of infection and spread and control measures.
Based on the highly regarded 1993 edition of Diseases of Fruit Crops, this new work updates management practices that have evolved since then. Importantly, it contains the latest information on diseases that have recently emerged in Australia as well as exotic diseases that are biosecurity threats to Australian fruit and nut production.
Written in a straightforward style with a minimum of scientific terms
Provides accurate information about significant diseases affecting 17 major and several specialty fruit crops in Australian tropical and temperate regions
Each disease is extensively illustrated with high quality colour photographs
Contains a comprehensive glossary and provides up-to-date sources of further information
Describes key exotic diseases that are biosecurity risks to Australian fruit growers
About the Author: Tony Cooke is a Senior Experimental Officer with the Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries (DPI&F). He has extensive experience in diseases of tropical and sub-tropical fruit. His work in research and extension is undertaken both in Australia and internationally. Tony’s focus has been to reduce postharvest disease losses which can be extensive in markets. He has collaborated on previous handbooks of fruit and vegetable diseases published by DPI&F.
Title: Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia (...
Publication Date: 2009
Book Condition: New
Book Description CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 2009. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Illustrated laminated boards. 276 pages with colour illustrations. The standard reference in applied plant pathology in Australia covering important diseases affecting the broad range of fruit and nut crops grown throughout Australia. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 022183
Book Description CSIRO Publishing, 2010. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Seller Inventory # mon0000913854
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