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The Potato Murrain – The Birth of Modern Plant Pathology

A short history of late blight, and the beginnings of the agri-chemical market. Because of both the economic and climatic conditions in Ireland in the eighteenth...

Zebra Chip Update

Researchers are working hard to improve management strategies for the spreading disease.North American researchers are working hard to improve management strategies for a disease...

Innovations in Crop Protection

Biopesticides are offering growers alternative means of control.Across Canada, growers are implementing integrated approaches to pest control, including the use of biologically-prepared pesticides which...

Trends in Crop Protection

What effects are today’s emerging trends in crop protection having on the development and regulation of pest control products?Risk reduction to health and the...

Investing in IPM

Major players in the potato industry are increasingly promoting sustainable pest management solutions—but many growers are already ahead of the curve.There are signs on...

Viruses Causing Tuber Necrosis, Part II: PMTV and TRV

Commercial potato growers are aware of the serious threat posed by two well- known pathogens,  potato mop-top virus (PMTV) and tobacco rattle virus (TRV)....

The Potato Murrain – The Birth of Modern Plant Pathology

A short history of late blight, and the beginnings of the agri-chemical market. Because of both the economic and climatic conditions in Ireland in the eighteenth...

Zebra Chip Update

Researchers are working hard to improve management strategies for the spreading disease.North American researchers are working hard to improve management strategies for a disease...

Innovations in Crop Protection

Biopesticides are offering growers alternative means of control.Across Canada, growers are implementing integrated approaches to pest control, including the use of biologically-prepared pesticides which...

Trends in Crop Protection

What effects are today’s emerging trends in crop protection having on the development and regulation of pest control products?Risk reduction to health and the...

Investing in IPM

Major players in the potato industry are increasingly promoting sustainable pest management solutions—but many growers are already ahead of the curve.There are signs on...

Viruses Causing Tuber Necrosis, Part II: PMTV and TRV

Commercial potato growers are aware of the serious threat posed by two well- known pathogens,  potato mop-top virus (PMTV) and tobacco rattle virus (TRV)....