Global Perspectives on the Health of Seeds and Plant Propagation Material

Global Perspectives on the Health of Seeds and Plant Propagation Material

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ISBN-13: 9789402406979
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Series: Plant Pathology in the 21st Century , #6
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2014
Pages: 136
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.01(d)

Table of Contents

GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON THE HEALTH OF SEEDS AND PLANT PROPAGATION MATERIAL

Editors: Maria Lodovica Gullino and Gary Munkvold

I. General aspects
1. Seed Pathology Progress in Academia and Seed Industry; H.E Simmons Gary Munkvold
2. Global Standards in Seed Health Testing; Theresa A.S. Aveling
3. Seed-borne pests and phytosanitary issues: the role of EPPO; F. Petter, M. Suffert, M. McMullen, D. Griessinger, and A.S. Roy
4. Seed-borne fungal pathogens of leafy vegetable crops; M. Lodovica Gullino, Giovanna Gilardi, Angelo Garibaldi
II. Detection
5. Technical challenges for specific, sensitive detection of seed-borne bacterial pathogens; Norman W. Schaad, USA, Norman W Schaad, Carmen N Mortensen, Jianqiang Li, Jianjun Feng, Laixin Luo, Angelo Mazzaglia, Giorgio M Balestra
6. Improved detection and monitoring of seed-borne fungal plant pathogens in Europe; Giovanni Vannacci, Sabrina Sarrocco, Angelo Porta-Puglia
III. Seed treatments
7. Benefits of chemical seed treatments on crop yield and quality; Gary Munkvold, Cliff Watrin, M. Scheller, R. Zeun, G. Olaya
8. Non-chemical Seed Treatment in the Control of Seed-borne Pathogens; Eckhard Koch, Steven J. Roberts
9. Chemical and non-chemical seed dressing for leafy vegetable crops; M. Lodovica Gullino, Giovanna Gilardi, Angelo Garibaldi

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