Application of combined treatment for control of Botrytis cinerea in phytosanitary irradiation processing

@inproceedings{Jung2014ApplicationOC,
  title={Application of combined treatment for control of Botrytis cinerea in phytosanitary irradiation processing},
  author={Koo Jung and Minchul Yoon and Hae-jun Park and Kwang Youll Lee and Rae-Dong Jeong and Beom-Seok Song and J W Lee},
  year={2014}
}
Abstract Phytosanitary treatments are required to disinfest quarantine pests and pathogens in agricultural commodities. Gray mold in fruit is caused by Botrytis cinerea , which is one of the major postharvest pathogen of apple and pear. Irradiation treatment is a viable alternative for phytosanitary purposes and a useful nonchemical method for controlling pests and postharvest pathogens. An irradiation dose of over 0.4 kGy is used for the control of insects and fungal disease in fresh fruit… CONTINUE READING