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First Report of Phragmidium violaceum Infecting Himalaya and Evergreen Blackberries in North America
L.)] growing in the wild (Fig. 1). In April 2005, rust-like symptoms were observed on affected plants in the field and samples were collected for laboratory diagnosis. Foliar symptoms on recent plantExpand
Comparisons of ruminal fermentation characteristics and microbial populations in bison and cattle.
Ruminal microbial populations, fermentation characteristics, digestibility, and liquid flow rates in two ruminally cannulated bison and two ruminally cannulated Hereford steers fed a prairie hay dietExpand
The functional significance of the microbial biomass in organic and conventionally managed soils
In order to achieve sustainability in managed ecosystems we must understand management impacts on soil processes and clarify the regulatory role of the microbial community on these processes. CropExpand
The functional significance of the microbial biomass in organic and conventionally managed soils
In order to achieve sustainability in managed ecosystems we must understand management impacts on soil processes and clarify the regulatory role of the microbial community on these processes. CropExpand
Predation, Reproduction, and Impact of Phytoseiid Mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae) on Cyclamen Mite (Acari: Tarsonemidae) on Strawberry
Abilities of phytoseiid mites to attack, reproduce, and control cyclamen mite, Phy- tonenus pallidus (Banks), on strawberry were assessed. In laboratory feeding tests, Typhlodromus Pyri Scheuten,Expand
Population Growth of Pratylenchus penetrans on Winter Cover Crops Grown in the Pacific Northwest.
Population growth of Pratylenchus penetrans on 13 fall and winter cover crops was studied in the greenhouse and field. All crops except oat cv. Saia supported population growth of P. penetrans inExpand
Cereal rye (Secale cereale L.)
t Cereal rye is an erect annual grass with greenish blue, flat blades and an extensive fibrous root system. It resembles wheat, but usually is taller (3–5 ft) and tillers less. Flowering is inducedExpand
Acetate fate in organic and conventionally managed soils
Organic management practices and mixed-crop rotations have beneficial impacts on biologically active soil organic matter (SOM); however, the specific impacts of these practices on SOM composition andExpand