Diseases of Small Grain Cereal Crops by T. D. Murray
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Diseases of Small Grain Cereal Crops
By T. D. Murray

Diseases of Small Grain Cereal Crops

A Colour Handbook

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Diseases of Small Grain Cereal Crops by T. D. Murray

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The small grain cereals wheat, barley, oats and rye are cultivated worldwide. They form the foundation of most agricultural systems and are essential in the manufacture of staple products such as bread, pasta and fermented beverages. Reflecting the global and economic importance of cereal crops, this book aims to make identification of diseases afflicting them easier. Covering 40-50 of the most important pathogens in Europe, North America, Japan and Australia, the handbook contains superb color photographs accompanied by clear, concise descriptions of diseases with advice on their control and is of use to plant health professionals, growers, farmers, and students of agriculture. Diseases are illustrated at varying stages of development and entries follow an easy-to-use format. First the pathogens involved and their symptoms are described; next information on the disease cycle is given, covering epidemiological features and the form taken by the pathogen in different climates. The section on economic significance deals with effects on yield and the ecosystem, while that on control advises growers on measures and techniques to combat the outbreak of disease, including the latest chemical treatments. For each disease, detailed references provide a key to further reading.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781840761047
ISBN-10: 1840761040
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 10mm)
Pages: 144
Imprint: Manson Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Manson Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - T. D. Murray

Coverage of Identification, Disease cycle, Economic importance, Control Problem-oriented organisation Highest quality colour photos Handy size for practical use

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