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Pome fruit trees as alternative hosts of grapevine trunk disease pathogens
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A survey was undertaken on apple and pear trees in the Western Cape Province to determine the aetiology of trunk diseases with reference to trunk diseases occurring on grapevine. Grapevine trunk diseases ...
Characterisation of pathogens associated with trunk diseases of grapevines
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In an attempt to combat some of the pathogens that are associated with trunk diseases and disorders of grapevines, research in this thesis focused on the taxonomy and pathological aspects of ...
The role of arthropods in the dispersal of trunk disease pathogens associated with Petri disease and Esca
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Petri disease and esca are devastating grapevine trunk diseases and compromise the sustainability of viticulture world-wide. Despite being extensively studied, knowledge of inoculum sources and mechanisms ...