Efficacy of precipitated calcium carbonate in managing fusarium root rot of field pea

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2009: $9,964.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2011
Grant Recipient: North Dakota State University
Region: North Central
State: North Dakota
Graduate Student:
Faculty Advisor:
Dr. Rubella Goswami
North Dakota State University
Faculty Advisor:
Dr. Mohamed Khan
North Dakota State University
Description:
The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) as a strategy for managing root rot disease in field peas. Results from this study demonstrated that PCC has the potential to serve as a strategy for Fusarium root rot management in field pea.
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Article/Newsletter/Blog
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Author:
Kishore Chittem
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Researchers
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