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with other more specific pesticides (like specific herbicides) and cultural controls. Many factors such as weather, soils, and rotational crops contribute to inconsistencies in weed control and runner yields at high-elevation nurseries. Methyl bromide

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. Colletotrichum acutatum conidia may survive in soil and plant debris under dry conditions for up to 12 months, but conidia and sclerotia die rapidly under moist conditions, i.e., soil moisture ≥12% ( Norman and Strandberg, 1997 ). ANTHRACNOSE CULTURAL

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are drought-stressed ( Eakes et al., 1991 ; van Iersel and Nemali, 2004 ). Because drought reduces plant growth, it is used as a cultural control method for excessive plant growth ( Bailey and Whipker, 1998 ). Growers desire shorter, more compact

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, 2007 ). Cultural control methods have proven to be inadequate in controlling BLS and it is generally believed that breeding for resistance is the only means of sustainable management of the disease. Since the first report in 1992, there have not been

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, W. Stowell, L.J. 1999 Chemical and cultural controls for moss, Bryum argenteum , on putting greens Super Journal: PACE Turfgrass Research Institute 1 6 22 Mar. 2010 < http://www.paceturf.org >. Happ, K

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, because current cultural control methods are cost-prohibitive, potentially damaging to the environment, or of limited feasibility ( Subbarao et al., 1997 ). Verticillium dahliae of lettuce exists as two pathogenic races (Race 1 and Race 2). The Batavian

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MA , Igwegbe ECK . 2003 . Integration of soil solarization with chemical, biological and cultural control for the management of soilborne diseases of vegetables . Plant Soil . 253 : 493 – 506 . Tsai BY . 2008 . Effect of temperature on

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ability to use cultural controls such as crop rotation and increases the pest’s adaptability and probability of successful development ( Kennedy and Storer, 2000 ; Olmstead et al., 2016 ). The oviposition and feeding habits also limit the efficacy of

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most limiting factors in banana production worldwide. BLSD does not immediately kill its host plants but causes severe leaf necrosis that results in reduced photosynthetic area affecting bunch weight and fruit quality. Without chemical and cultural

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To produce uniform plants, growers of herbaceous perennials control plant growth by using both cultural controls, including plant nutrition, light, and temperature, and chemical controls, i.e., PGRs ( Albrecht and Tayama, 1992 ; Whipker et al

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