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Titel: Successful rescue and field establishment of native banana varieties severely affected by rhizome rot
Autor(en): Arun, Waman AjitBohra, PoojaUmesha, KonanaChandrashekar, Shivapur ChannegowdaSathyanarayana, Bangalore NarayanappaSreeramu, Basawantanahalli Saddappa
Klassifikation (DDC): 630 - Landwirtschaft, Veterinärmedizin (Agriculture)
Issue Date: 2012
Herausgeber: Kassel University Press
Zitierform: In: Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Tropics and Subtropics. Kassel : Kassel University Press. - Vol. 113, No. 2 (2012), S. 147-154
Zusammenfassung: Rhizome rot disease caused by Erwinia spp. is emerging as a major problem in banana nurseries and young plantations worldwide. Management of the disease is possible only in the initial stages of development. Currently no method is available for rescuing plant material already infected with this pathogen. A total of 95 Nanjanagud Rasabale and 212 Elakki Bale suckers were collected from different growing regions of Karnataka, India. During nursery maintenance of these lines, severe Erwinia infection was noticed. We present a method to rescue infected plants and establish them under field conditions. Differences were noticed in infection severity amongst the varieties and their accessions. Field data revealed good establishment and growth of most rescued plants under field conditions. The discussed rescue protocol coupled with good field management practices resulted in 89.19 and 82.59 percent field establishment of previously infected var. Nanjanagud Rasabale and var. Elakki Bale plants, respectively.
URI: urn:nbn:de:hebis:34-2012092441820
ISSN: 1612-9830
Bemerkungen: Gedruckte Ausg. im Verlag Kassel Univ. Press (www.upress.uni-kassel.de) erschienen.
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