Heijne, B.; Jong, P.F. de; Köhl, J.; Speksnijder, A.G.C.L.; Hockenhull, J.; Bengtsson, M.; Lindhard Pedersen, H.; Paaske, K.; Eiben, U.; Tamm, L. and Trapman, M. (2006) Prevention and control of apple scab. Paper at: Joint Organic Congress, Odense, Denmark, May 30-31, 2006.
Improved prevention and control of apple scab caused by Venturia inaequalis is aimed at without the use of copper containing products in the Repco-project. Substantial progress is made in selection of potential products against summer epidemics. A patent application is made for E73. New effective biocontrol agents are selected to reduce inoculum during winter. The product potassium bicarbonate has shown good efficacy and Repco contributes to the registration of this product in Europe. Earthworms tended to be stimulated to consume apple leaves treated with amino acids or beetpulp, especially when applied fresh under controlled environmental condi-tons.
|EPrint Type:||Conference paper, poster, etc.|
|Type of presentation:||Paper|
|Subjects:||Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection|
|Research affiliation:||International Conferences > 2006: Joint Organic Congress > Theme 5: Protecting plant health|
|Deposited By:||Heijne, Bart|
|Deposited On:||09 May 2006|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:32|
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