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Pest and Disease Photoguide to Papaya disorders


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KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE
Papaya disorders
CABI PEST AND DISEASE PHOTOGUIDE TOIntroduction
This photo booklet has been produced
by the CABI-led Plantwise programme
(www.plantwise.org) to aid extension officers
and other plant health advisors in diagnosing
the most common pests, diseases and
abiotic problems of coffee around the world.
The symptoms presented on a real plant
sample can be compared with the photos
in this guide to identify possible causes...

plantwise.org

European brown garden snail


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European Brown Garden Snail
March, 2016
The European brown garden snail, Cornu aspersum , syn. Helix aspersa (Muller), is quarantine pest. It is an
edible species of terrestrial snail. Other synonyms are Cantareus asperses and Cryptomphalus aspersus.
Photo Courtesy Eric Odense, Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Damage
Snails have rasping mouthparts that produce irregular holes with ragged edges on leaves and fruit. Silvery
slime trails and...

www2.gov.bc.ca

Sustainable management of the Fall Armyworm in Africa: a framework for partnership


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Sustainable management of the Fall Armyworm in Africa
A framework for partnership
(Version 2nd March 2018)
Executive summary
The Fall Armyworm (FAW) has invaded and quickly spread across Africa, infesting millions of
hectares of smallholder maize, millet, and sorghum fields. FAW can cause significant yield
losses if not well managed or in the absence of natural biological control. The direct actions
that can be taken to manage FAW are...

fao.org

Leather Rot / Strawberry / Agriculture: Pest Management Guidelines


PA00K2BJ


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FARMER-TO-FARMER
PROGRAMMATIC PERSUAP
PESTICIDE EVALUATION REPORT AND SAFER USE
ACTION PLAN
DECEMBER 2013
This publication was produced for review by the United States Agency for International
Development. It was prepared by, Weidemann Associates, Inc.FARMER-TO-FARMER
PROGRAMMATIC PERSUAP
PESTICIDE EVALUATION REPORT AND SAFER
USE ACTION PLAN
Contracted under AEG-I-18-04-00010-00
Rural & Agricultural Incomes with a Sustainable...

pdf.usaid.gov

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Plant Pathology Fact SheetPP-6Florida Cooperative Extension Service/ Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences/ University of Florida/ Christine Waddill, Dean Late Blight on Potatoes and Tomatoes
Tom Kucharek and Pete Weingartner; Professor - Extension Plant Pathologist,
Department of Plant Pathology Gainesville and Associate Professor - Plant Pa-
thologist, Hastings-REC, respectively, University of Florida, 1979, Revised
Nov.2000.
Cause and...

plantpath.ifas.ufl.edu

psfatech


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Potassium Salts of Fatty Acids
(Technical Fact Sheet)
For less technical information, please refer to the General Fact Sheet
What are potassium salts of fatty acids?
Potassium sa lts of fatty acids are commonly called soap salts. They are used as insecticides, herbicides,
fungicides, and algaecides. The first pesticide product containing soap salts was registered for use in 1947
(1).
Potassium salts of fatty acids are produced by...

npic.orst.edu

IN51100


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EENY-243
A Citrus Blackfly Parasitoid, Amitus hesperidum Silvestri
(Insecta: Hymenoptera: Platygastridae) 1
Ru Nguyen 2
1. This document is EENY-243, one of a series of the Department of Entomology and Nematology, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date October
2001. Revised November 2011. Reviewed April 2018. Visit the EDIS website at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu . This document is also available on the Featured
Creatures website at http...

edis.ifas.ufl.edu

IN51000


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EENY242
A Citrus Blackfly Parasitoid, Encarsia perplexa Huang
and Polaszek (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) 1
Ru Nguyen and T. R. Fasulo 2
1. This document is EENY242 (originally published as DPI Entomology Circular 301), one of a series of the Department of Entomology and Nematology,
UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date October 2001. Revised April 2010. Reviewed April 2018. Visit the EDIS website at http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu .
2...

edis.ifas.ufl.edu

07AGI2005


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A g r i c u l t u r a l I n n o v a t i o n s
P o l y c u l t u r e a n d R e s e r v o i r R a n c h i n g : S u s t a i n a b l e
A q u a c u l t u r e S t r a t e g i e s f o r P a d d l e f i s h ( P o l y o d o n
s p a t h u l a ) P r o d u c t i o n
Inside this fact sheet:
# Introduction
# Paddlefish
# Polyculture of Paddlefish and Catfish
# Reservoir Ranching
# Reservoir Ranching Demonstration
# Summary
# SARE...

sare.org

12AGI2011


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A g r i c u l t u r a l I n n ov a t i o n s Fact Sheet
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I n c r e a s e d \b r o d u c t i v i t y
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Kansas S\fa\fe Univers\Si\fy
H\br\ficul\fure Research \Sand Ex\fensi\bn Cen\fer\S
Inside \fhis fac\f she\Se\f:
• In\fr\bduc\fi\bn
• H\bw \f\b Graf\f
• Ec\bn\bmic Advan\fage\Ss \bf Graf\fing
• SARE Research Syn\bpsis
• References
• Fur\...

sare.org

09AGI2010


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A g r i c u l t u r a l I n n ov a t i o n s Fact Sheet
B i o l o g i c a l C o n t r o l o f P \f c a n W \f \f v i l s i n t h \f
S o u t h \f a s t \b A S u s t a i n a b l \f A p p r o a c h
William G. Hudson 1,2, David \f. Shapi\bo-\fl\van 3, Wayne A. Ga\bdne\b 4, Ted E. Cott\bell 3, Bob Behle 5
Inside this fact sh\Weet:
• Introduction
• Pecan Wee\fil Life C\bcle and\W Impacts
on Crops
• Fungal Pathogens for Pecan Wee\...

sare.org

05AGI2005


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A g r i c u l t u r a l I n n o v a t i o n s
S e l e c t i n g C a t t l e t o I m p r o v e G r a z i n g D i s t r i b u t i o n
P a t t e r n s , R a n g e l a n d H e a l t h a n d W a t e r Q u a l i t y
Introduction
L
ivestock grazing distribution is a critical concern for graz-
ing lands, especially on extensive and rugged pastures.
Rangeland health, riparian area condition, water quality, fish-
eries habitat,...

sare.org

04AGI2005


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A g r i c u l t u r a l I n n o v a t i o n s
In -H o u s e C o m p o s t i n g i n H i g h -R i s e , C a g e d L a y e r F a c i l i t i e s
Richard T. Koenig
Washington State University, Pullman
Introduction
M
anure handling, storage, and disposal are common
problems facing poultry producers in the United
States. Fly and odor control, urban encroachment, a limited
nearby land base for manure disposal, and increased regula-
tory...

sare.org

Building Soils For Better Crops


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Building SoilS
FoR
BetteR CRopS
SuStainable Soil ManageM ent
third EditiON
“…it is our work with living soil that provides sustainable alternatives to the triple crises of climate, energy,
and food. No matter how many songs on your iPod, cars in your garage, or books on your shelf, it is plants’
ability to capture solar energy that is at the root of it all. Without fertile soil, what is life?”
—Vandana ShiV a, 2008
Practical information for...

sare.org

Systems Research for Agriculture


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BY
LAURIE. E. DRINKWATER
WITH DIANA FRIEDMAN AND LOUISE BUCK
SYSTEMS RESEARCH FOR AGRICULTURE
Innovative Solutions to Complex Challenges
By Laurie E. Drinkwater
with Diana Friedman and Louise Buck
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HANDBOOKSystems Research for Agriculture
Innovative Solutions to Complex Challenges
SARE Handbook Series 13
By Laurie E. Drinkwater
with Diana Friedman and Louise Buck
Published by the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program...

sare.org

Building a Sustainable Business


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Building a
Sustainable Business
A Guide to Developing a
Business Plan for Farms and
Rural Businesses
Developed by:
the Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture
Saint Paul, MNPublished by:
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)
College Park, MD
Handbook Series
Book 6Project Coordinators
Gigi DiGiacomo, Economic Consultant
Debra Elias Morse, Consultant
Robert King, University of Minnesota
Authors
Gigi DiGiacomo, Economic...

sare.org

Cover Cropping for Pollinators and Beneficial Insects


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8/17
DOUG AND ANNA CRABTREE’S VILICUS FARM RESTS
on more than 2,000 acres in northern Montana, and
it is a model of how cover crops can be a foundation
of pollinator and beneficial insect management. Like
many farmers, their approach to cover cropping began
with an interest in soil health and quickly grew to
encompass much broader goals as they recognized
the additional benefits cover crops could provide.
“We want to implement pollinator...

sare.org

Cover Crops for Sustainable Crop Rotations


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06/15
CONTENTS
This bulletin is a companion to
SARE’s Cover Crop Topic Room, an
online collection of select, mostly
SARE-based resources on cover
crops. Information is available at
www.SARE.org/Cover-Crops on
the following topics:
Selection and ManageMent
econoMicS
eStabliShMent
no-till
Soil and Fertility
ManageMent
Water ManageMent
PeSt ManageMent
croP rotationS
MiScellaneouS
SARE’s Topic Rooms contain
dozens of publications, videos and
other...

sare.org

GrowNote Barley West 10 Plant growth


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CANOPY MANAGEMENT | KEY STAGES FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND CANOPY
MANAGEMENT | USE OF PLANT GROWTH REGULATORS
WESTERN
SEPTEMBER 2018
SECTION 10
PLANT GROWTH
REGULATORS AND
CANOPY MANAGEMENT
BARLEY
1 PlANt gRoWtH REgUlAtoRS AND CANoPY MANAgEMENt
seCtIon 10 BARLEY
WESTERN
JUNE 2017
Plant growth regulators
and canopy management
10.1 Canopy management
Canopy management is the manipulation of the green surface area of the crop
canopy to optimise...

grdc.com.au

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