Root-Knot Nematode Resistance in Peanut
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How to Cite

Rich, Jim, and Barry Tillman. 2008. “Root-Knot Nematode Resistance in Peanut: ENY-057/NG046, 11/2007”. EDIS 2008 (1). Gainesville, FL.


ENY-057, a 4-page illustrated fact sheet by Jim Rich and Barry Tillman, describes root-knot disease, its symptoms, and progress of the development of cultivars resistant to root-knot nematode, grower options, and promising near-term research. Includes references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, November 2007.


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