Occurrence and Detection of Globodera rostochiensis on Vancouver Island, British Columbia: An Update.

@article{Rott2010OccurrenceAD,
  title={Occurrence and Detection of Globodera rostochiensis on Vancouver Island, British Columbia: An Update.},
  author={Michael Rott and Tracy Lawrence and Mark P Belton and Fengcheng Sun and Doug Kyle},
  journal={Plant disease},
  year={2010},
  volume={94 11},
  pages={
          1367-1371
        }
}
The potato cyst nematode (PCN), Globodera rostochiensis, has been present in Central Saanich on Vancouver Island for at least 45 years. Eradication/control efforts have been ongoing, with regulations enacted in the early 1980s restricting the planting of host crops and movement of soil. Surveys monitoring for cyst populations have been minimal since the regulations have been in place with only one limited study in the early 1990s. In this report, a survey of eight fields was undertaken, chosen… CONTINUE READING

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