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A color handbook of diseases of small grain cereal crop

Covering 40-50 of the most important pathogens, this handbook contains superb color photographs accompanied by clear, concise descriptions of...
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Apple scab (caused by Venturia inaequalis) scoring

Description: this protocol presents an observation method and a scoring system to assess apple scab inoculum at the orchard level.
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Ascochyta blights of field pea

This page of the Ministry of Agriculture of the government of Saskatchewan (CA) contain facts about ascochyta blight of field pea: characteristics of...
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Assessment of Aphanomyces euteiches on aerial parts of pea plants

The protocol aims at estimating the effect of Aphanomyces euteiches on aerial parts of pea under field conditions, thanks to a visual scoring scale....
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Assessment of Aphanomyces euteiches on pea roots

The protocol aims at estimating the effect of Aphanomyces euteiches on aerial parts of pea under field conditions, thanks to a visual scoring scale.
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Assessment of ascochyta blight (Ascochyta fabae) on faba bean

This protocol presents a sampling and an assessment method to assess the ascochyta blight development on leaves and pods in field experiments on faba...
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Assessment of ascochyta blight (Mycosphaerella pinodes) on pea

This protocol presents a sampling and an assessment method to assess the ascochyta blight development on stems, stipules and pods in field...
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Assessment of eyespot on wheat

This protocol presents scoring methods to assess eyespot development in field experiments on wheat at two different growth stages.
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Assessment of fusarium head blight on wheat

This protocol presents a sampling method and a scoring scale to assess fusarium head blight development in field experiments on wheat.
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Assessment of light leaf spot on oilseed rape

This protocol presents a sampling method and a scoring scale to assess light leaf spot development in field experiments on oilseed rape at the leaf...
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Assessment of powdery mildew on wheat

This protocol presents a sampling method and a scoring scale to assess powdery mildew development in field experiments on wheat.
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Assessment of septoria leaf blotch on wheat

This protocol presents a scoring method to assess septoria leaf blotch development in field experiments on wheat.
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Assessment of stem canker on oilseed rape

This protocol presents a sampling method and a scoring scale to assess stem canker development in field experiments on oilseed rape.
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Basic methods for epidemiological studies of powdery mildews

This chapter of the book "Powdery Mildews: a comprehensive treatise", is dedicated to technical issues related to the culture and preservation of...
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Black rot

This practical sheet on the black-rot of grapes (Guignardia bidwellii) gives a description of the disease and provides information about the control....
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Brown rust

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Bud mite

This sheet provides information on identification and describes methods of control against the bud mite (Colomerus vitis)
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CASIMIR - Accompagner les agriculteurs dans la caractérisation de l’effet des systèmes de culture sur la flore adventice

Ce poster, présenté par le projet CASIMIR à l'occasion du colloque du RMT Systèmes de Culture innovants le 17 mai 2016 à Paris, propose deux...
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CASIMIR - Accompagner les réseaux DEPHY-FERME et DEPHY-EXPE dans la caractérisation de l’effet des systèmes de culture sur la flore adventice

Ce poster, présenté par le projet CASIMIR à l'occasion des rencontres du GIS Grande Culture à Hautes Performances Economiques et...
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CASIMIR - Didacticiels de reconnaissance des adventices des grandes cultures

La reconnaissances des adventices, surtout au stade plantule, étant une des principales difficulté de mise en œuvre des protocoles de...
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CASIMIR - fiches pédagogiques sur les méthodes de suivi des adventices, des carabes et des pucerons et de leurs enemis naturels

Ces fiches présentent des méthodes simplifiées de suivi de la flore adventice, des méthodes de piégeage de la macrofaune épigée du sol ainsi...
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CASIMIR - Outil d'aide à la conception de stratégies d'échantillonnage pour caractériser la composante biotique des agroécosystèmes

Le guide d'aide à l'élaboration de stratégie d'échantillonnage proposé par le projet CASIMIR vise à obtenir une information de type «...
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CASIMIR - Protocoles de quantification des adventices pour l'arboriculture fruitière

Le suivi des adventices en arboriculture fruitière est important, notamment pour juger l’efficacité des pratiques culturales de gestion des...
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CASIMIR - Protocoles de quantification des adventices pour les grandes cultures

Le suivi des adventices en parcelles de grandes-culture est courant, notamment pour juger l’efficacité des pratiques culturales de gestion des...
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CASIMIR - Protocoles de quantification des adventices pour la viticulture

Le suivi des adventices en viticulture est courant, notamment pour juger l’efficacité des pratiques culturales de gestion des adventices et de...
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CASIMIR - Suivi simplifié des adventices en cultures légumières

Le suivi des adventices en cultures légumières est courant, notamment pour juger l’efficacité des pratiques culturales de gestion des adventices...
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CASIMIR : Guide d'observation pour un diagnostic des facteurs limitants biotiques du blé

Le guide comporte un document de présentation du mode opératoire (la zone d’observation, le déplacement dans la parcelle, les différentes...
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CASIMIR : Guide d'observation pour un diagnostic des facteurs limitants biotiques du colza

Le guide comporte un document de présentation du mode opératoire (la zone d’observation, le déplacement dans la parcelle, les différentes...
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CASIMIR : Inventaire des protocoles de caractérisation des pressions biotiques dans les parcelles agricoles

Le projet CASIMIR propose un inventaire des protocoles existants réalisé et formalisé sous la forme d'une grille simplifiée et harmonisée....
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Cereal Disease Encyclopaedia

Symptoms of both common and less frequently found diseases are illustrated and described, together with an outline of the disease cycle of the...
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Characterisation of main pests on apple tree

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Characterisation of main pests on grapevine

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Characterisation of main pests on olive tree

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Characterisation of main pests on peach tree

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Characterisation of main pests on pear tree

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Characterisation of main pests on plum tree

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Codling moth

The leaflet accessible by the link below describes how to identify the pest and the timing of the flights, oviposition and damage. It also suggests...
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Common Diseases of Small Grain Cereals: A Guide to Identification

This guide contains descriptions of main diseases on small grain cereals.
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Comparison of sampling methodologies for site-specific management of Avena sterilis

The ability to manage weed infestations in a spatially precise manner requires efficient and accurate methods of mapping weed distributions. A study...
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Compendium of wheat diseases and pests

More than 70 contributing plant pathologists and entomologists, all experts in their fields, have contributed to this authoritative compendium.
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Counting method by plant collection for aphids and syrphids in wheat fields

The protocol consists in a counting method by capture of aphids (mainly Rhopalosiphum padi, Metopolophium dihrodum and Sitobion avenae) and aphid...
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Diagnosing plant diseases caused by nematodes

With its descriptive key and detailed drawings, Diagnosing Plant Diseases Caused by Nematodes assists readers in differentiating plant-parasitic...
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Diagnostic des accidents du blé dur

Practical guide for the recognition of major accidents that may affect the culture of durum wheat.
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Disease assessment concepts

New concepts in phytopathometry continue to emerge, such as the evolution of the concept of pathogen intensity versus the well-established concept of...
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Distrain

Distrain is a computer program for training people to estimate disease severity on cereal leaves.
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Distribution patterns and sampling

The horizontal (very small scale distribution, small scale distribution, medium scale distribution, large scale distribution and macro distribution)...
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Does kriging predict weed distributions accurately enough for site-specific weed control?

Numerous studies have demonstrated the patchy distribution of weeds within fields. The majority of these studies have used discrete sampling,...
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Earwig abundance monitoring in orchards

Earwigs are generalist predatory arthropods which are natural enemies of various pomefruit pests. As they are mainly active at night, this method...
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Estimation of coccinellid populations in wheat fields by capture

The estimation method by capture presented here is aimed at quantifying the populations of coccinellids (natural enemies of aphids) at different life...
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Evaluation of the effect of treatments on the carrot cyst nematode (Heterodea carotae)

Description: The protocol consists in a collection and extraction method of carrot cyst nematodes, and a quantification method of population...
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Evaluation of the severity of rosy apple aphid infestation in spring

Description: The protocol consists in a visual and non-destructive method based on severity classes to describe the infestation by the rosy apple...
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ExactCI

If X is the number of individuals that have the studied property (e.g. positive events) in a n size sample, then X follows a binomial law,...
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Eyespot

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Field-scale estimates of grass weed populations in arable land

Estimates of numbers of weed grass inflorescences in a single wheat field were made using 0·25 m2 quadrat counts. Precise estimates of mean field...
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Fusarium head blight

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Grape berry moth

This sheet provides information on identification and describes methods of control against the grape berry moth (Lobesia botrana).
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Grey mould

This practical sheet on the grey mould of grapes (Botryotinia fuckeliana) gives a description of the disease and provides information about the...
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Guides on pests of oleaginous crops

Guides (in French!) created by the French technical institute for oleaginous crops (CETIOM).
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HYPPA : Les adventices des cultures

HYPPA est une base encyclopédique illustrée sur les adventices des cultures comportant des données sur la nomenclature, la description des...
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Illustrations and guidelines for selecting statistical methods for quantifying spatial pattern in ecological data

This paper aims to provide guidance to ecologists with limited experience in spatial analysis to help in their choice of techniques. It uses examples...
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Introduction to diseases assessments

Presentation dealing with field assessments in cereals given at a course for students.
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Introduction to sampling

This is an introductory course on sampling (in French), published by the MIA department of the INRA: http://www.inra.fr/mia/ The objective of the...
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Lacewings

This document provides an update on the identification and effectiveness of this beneficial.
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Leaf disease scoring on winter wheat

This protocol presents a sampling method and a scoring scale to assess leaf disease development in field experiments on wheat.
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Les pucerons des grandes cultures

Arable crops offer aphids huge colonisation spaces. This book describes 35 dangerous species using essential data in the development of efficient,...
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Maize Doctor

Maize Doctor provides a simple, stepwise method for identifying maize production problems, pests and diseases and suggests ways you can overcome your...
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Maize smut

Maize smut is caused by the fungus Ustilago maydis and may cause important crop losses.
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Maladie des bles et des orges

This booklet describes the 15 main diseases observed on wheat and barley. For each disease a diagram of the cycle, development conditions and...
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Maladies des pois protéagineux

This book (in French!) contains a collection of slides illustrating the main diseases on pea: fusarium, ascochyta blight, downy mildew, bacteriosis,...
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Maladies, ravageurs et désordres de la pomme de terre - Guide pratique

This book (in French!) contains: -Illustrated identification keys - Description of the causes of symptoms - Fact sheets on diseases, pests and...
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Methods for extraction, processing and detection of plant and soil nematodes

This paper presents the most common methods for extracting (including Baermann funnel, mistifier, maceration, sieving, elutriation and flotation...
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Methods for Sampling and Assessment in Relation to the Spatial Pattern of Phoma Stem Canker in Oilseed Rape.

A sound assessment of phoma stem canker symptoms is needed to develop epidemiological, agronomical and physiological studies on the pathosystem.
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Model to calibrate a counting method of thrips on rose flowers

Conceived for scientific and monitoring topics, this "counting" model allows you to calibrate visual abundance classes observed by a tapping method.
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Multi-pest monitoring on greenhouse tomato

Description: This protocol presents sampling and estimation methods to quantify the main pests on tomato in greenhouse.The main pests observed are Tri...
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N-Index: Calculation of minimum sample size for an index

This program allows calculating the minimum size of a sample, when knowing the coefficient of variation wanted. Calculating an index consists in...
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N-Index: Calculation of minimum sample size for an index

N-Index is a program which allows calculating the minimum size of a sample, when knowing the coefficient of variation of the index you want to...
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New York state fact sheets for field crops

Fact sheets on animal pests and diseases in field crops. The sheets present the pest and its cycle, as well as the injuries caused.
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New York state IPM fact sheets for vegetables

Fact sheets on animal pests, diseases and beneficials in vegetable crops.
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Optimum sample size for determining disease severity and defoliation associated with septoria leaf spot of blueberry

In a 3-year field study, Premier rabbiteye blueberry plants were sampled at three hierarchical levels (leaf, shoot, and bush) to assess severity of...
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Pathometry : the measurement of plant disease

This paper describes a system for quantifying the severity of a plant disease. It is based on two principles: (a) that the human eye is a photocell...
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Phomopsis disease

This practical sheet on the Phomopsis disease of grapes (Phomopsis viticola) gives a description of the disease and information about the control.
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Plant Disease Severity Estimated Visually, by Digital Photography and Image Analysis, and by Hyperspectral Imaging

Reliable, precise and accurate estimates of disease severity are important for predicting yield loss, monitoring and forecasting epidemics, for...
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Powdery mildew

This practical sheet on the powdery mildew of grapes (Uncinula necator) provides a description of the disease.
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Powdery mildew of cereals

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Protection intégrée Pommier-Poirier 2ème édition

This book (in French!) is a comprehensive collection of fact sheets on diseases and pests affecting apples and pears, with elements of description,...
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PURE WP3 task 3.3b : on-farm protocol for maize

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of animal pests, natural enemies and weed on maize, at the farm-scale.
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PURE WP3 task 3.3b: on-station protocol for maize

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of the following pests and weed on maize:
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Quick visual estimation of aphid populations on peach trees

Description: This protocol presents a visual non destructive counting method based on abundance classes to quantify populations of Brachycaudus...
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Quick visual scouting of Coccinella septempunctata in wheat fields

The quick scouting method presented here is aimed at quantifying the populations of adults of Coccinella septempunctata. It follows from the detailed...
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Rapid visual estimates of thrips (Thysanoptera : Thripidae) densities on cucumber and rose crops

Scouting techniques combining rapid counting methods must be developed to help growers with immediate decision making in integrated pest management...
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Rapid visual estimation of the populations of aphid Aphis gossypii (adults and mummies) on cucumber in greenhouse, at the leaf scale

Description: This protocol presents a visual non destructive estimation method based on abundance classes to quantify populations of Aphis gossypii (s...
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Rapid weed survey at the field scale

Description: This protocol is based on a 2-way field crossing with 8 sequences to estimate weed abundances (4 sequences during the first crossing, 4...
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Red and yellow spider mites

This sheet provides information on identification and describes methods of control against red and yellow spider mites (Panonychus ulmi and Eotetranyc...
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Report describing the generic structure of WHEATPEST

This document introduces the principles and the general structure of WHEATPEST, a simple crop growth model for winter wheat which incorporates damage...
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Rhizoctonia root rot

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Rosy apple aphid dynamics on apple in spring

Description: The method is used in apple orchards to evaluate the infestation dynamics of the rosy apple aphid Dysaphis plantaginea (RAA) at shoot...
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Rot brenner

This practical sheet on the Rot Brenner (Pseudopeziza tracheiphila) gives a description of the disease and information about the control.
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Sampling and monitoring pests and diseases in greenhouses

This chapter from the book "Integrated Pest and Disease Managament in greenhouse crops" describes some of the methods used for quantification of pest...
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Sampling for decision making in crop loss assessment and pest management

Data obtained by sampling are crucial for decision making in crop loss assessment and pest management. Such data improve farmers' perceptions of the...
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Sampling for IPM Decision Making: Where Should We Invest Time and Resources?

Guides for making crop protection decisions based on assessments of pest abundance or incidence are cornerstones of many integrated pest management...
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Sampling for Natural Resource Monitoring

The book presents the statistical knowledge and methodology of sampling and data analysis useful for spatial inventory and monitoring of natural...
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Sampling for plant disease incidence

Knowledge of the distribution of diseased plant units (such as leaves, plants, or roots) or of the relationship between the variance and mean...
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Sampling Strategies for Natural Resources and the Environment

Written by renowned experts in the field, Sampling Strategies for Natural Resources and the Environment covers the sampling techniques used in...
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Sampling strategy is important for producing weed maps : a case study using kriging

Weed maps are typically produced from data sampled at discrete intervals on a regular grid. Errors are expected to occur as data are sampled at...
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Sampling to make maps for site-specific weed management

Growers need affordable methods to sample weed populations to reduce herbicide use with site-specific weed management. Sampling programs and methods...
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Scouting of Macrosiphum euphorbiae on tomato plant

Description: The protocol consists in a visual and non-destructive method with known precision to describe the populations of tomato aphid Macrosiphum...
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Scouting of aphids on wheat to evaluate resistance of wheat varieties

The protocol consists in a visual and non-destructive method to describe the populations of cereal aphids (Sitobion avenae, Rhopalosiphum padi,...
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Scouting of pests and diseases on rose foliage

Description: This protocol presents a visual, non destructive quantification method based on abundance classes for quick monitoring of diseases...
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Scouting procedures for field corn

This document from Cornell University, gives guidelines for scouting of weeds, diseases and animal pests on maize in an IPM context.
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SeedCalc

SeedCalc is a sofware provided by the International Seed Testing Association (ISTA), which can be used to design seed testing plans for...
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Septoria leaf blotch

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Sharp eyespot

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Spatial distribution of weeds in arable crops: are current sampling and analytical methods appropriate?

This paper reviews the literature concerning the spatial distribution of weeds; highlighting the limitations of our current sampling and analytical...
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Take-all

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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Tela Botanica

The Tela Botanica network contributes to bringing together all francophone botanists with an ethic of knowledge sharing and respect for mankind and...
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Testing field oilseed rape resistance/susceptibility to Leptosphaeria maculans through G2 disease index

This protocol presents scoring methods of leaf lesions and of crown canker to assess the resistance of oilseed rape cultivars to stem canker disease...
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The arable weeds of Europe with their seedlings and seeds

This book contains descriptions and illustrations (mostly in colour) of 716 broadleaved weeds of arable land in Europe at stages of their life cycle...
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The rapid assessment of apple scab on fruit

The assessment of apple scab (Venturia inaequalis (Cooke) Wint.) on leaves provides valuable information on the progress of scab during the season,...
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Typhlodromes or Phytoseidae

This document provides an update on the identification and effectiveness of this beneficial.
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Var-Index: Calculation of the variance of an index

This program allows calculating the variance of an index. Calculating an index consists in integrating the distribution of the proportion of...
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Vigicultures ® observation protocol for maize (Arvalis-Institut du végétal)

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of diseases and animal pests on maize, at the field scale.
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Vigicultures ® observation protocol for field pea

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of diseases and animal pests on field pea, at the field scale.
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Vigicultures ® observation protocol for oilseed rape

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of diseases and animal pests on oilseed rape, at the field scale. The following pests are observed:
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Vigicultures ® observation protocol for potato

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of diseases and animal pests on potato, at the field scale. The following pests are observed (different...
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Vigicultures ® observation protocol for winter wheat

This protocol presents methods for monitoring of diseases and animal pests on winter wheat, at the field scale. The following pests are observed:
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Vine leafhopper

This sheet provides information on identification and describes methods of control against the vine leafhopper (Empoasca vitis)
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Visual assessment of weed abundance using a GPS device

Description: The aim of this protocol is to provide a data set of geo-referenced marks of weed abundance at the field scale, in order to build field...
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Weeds of cultivated plants

This book permits to identify most important weeds encountered in French fields.
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Wheat Doctor

Wheat Doctor provides a simple, stepwise method for identifying wheat production problems and pests and suggests ways you can overcome problems in...
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Yellow rust

This document contains information on the life cycle of the disease, and the symptoms on the crop.
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