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Neofusicoccum spp. Associated with Stem Canker and Dieback of Blueberry in Chile.
Blueberry (Vaccinium spp.) plantings have significantly increased in Chile during the last decade and, currently, over 10,700 ha are cultivated throughout the country. Among other diseases, stemExpand
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Development of an infection model for Botrytis bunch rot of grapes based on wetness duration and temperature.
Grape berries were dipped in conidial suspensions of Botrytis cinerea and incubated for 4, 8, 12, 16, or 20 h of wetness at temperatures ranging from 12-30 C. Berries were infected after 4 h ofExpand
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Ochratoxigenic Aspergillus species on grapes from Chilean vineyards and Aspergillus threshold levels on grapes.
This study reports the incidence of ochratoxigenic strains of Aspergillus on Chilean grapes (Vitis vinifera) and wineries, and production of OTA levels in wines with grapes having different levels ofExpand
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Characterization of Diaporthe australafricana and Diaporthe spp. Associated with Stem Canker of Blueberry in Chile.
Stem canker and dieback are important factors that limit the longevity and reduce the yield of blueberry (Vaccinium spp.) in Chile. In this study, species of Diaporthe associated with blueberry wereExpand
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Preharvest applications of growth regulators and their effect on postharvest quality of table grapes during cold storage
Abstract Over 54,600 ha of table grapes ( Vitis vinifera ), mainly cvs. ‘Thompson Seedless’, ‘Flame Seedless’ and ‘Redglobe’, are planted in Chile. Almost the entire production is exported to theExpand
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The effect of temperature and wetness duration on infection and a warning system for European canker (Nectria galligena) of apple in Chile
European canker (Nectria galligena Bres.) is a major disease of apple in Chile, mainly producing cankers on twigs and branches. Disease incidence over 50% has been reported on ‘Richard Red’ apples inExpand
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Occurrence of resistant strains of Botrytis cinerea to anilinopyrimidine fungicides in table grapes in Chile
Abstract Effort to control gray mold caused by Botrytis cinerea failed in a table grapevine ( Vitis vinifera ) vineyard near Santiago, Chile where cyprodinil (Vangard 50 WP), a new fungicide of theExpand
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Characterization of the Bull's Eye Rot of Apple in Chile.
Apple fruit in Chile are primarily produced for export to Asia, Europe, and the United States, which typically requires 15 to 40 days of maritime transportation. Therefore, Chilean apple productionExpand
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Prevalence of isolates of Botrytis cinerea resistant to multiple fungicides in Chilean vineyards
Abstract Gray mold (Botrytis cinerea) is an important disease of grapevines (Vitis vinifera) and requires several fungicide treatments to achieve a satisfactory control in Chile. Furthermore, a highExpand
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