Volume 12 - 2022
11. Chemical control of bacteria Xanthomonas hortorum pv. gardneri and Xanthomonas euvesicatoria pv. perforans in vitro
Monteiro FP et al. (2022)
10. Characterization and pathogenicity of Diplodia seriata causing branch canker on Pinus pinea in Tunisia
Hlaiem S et al. (2022)
8. Number of pustules of garlic rust under different temperatures and leaf wetness
Mallmann G et al. (2022)
7. Identification and characterization of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides complex members from rubber plants in Sri Lanka
Atapattu KAMRP et al. (2022)
5. Biology, disease development, distribution and control of rust pathogen Uromyces viciae-fabae
Gautam AK et al. (2022)
4. A comprehensive overview on fungal diseases of Aloe vera in India
Avasthi S et al. (2022)
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