Plant Pathogens at Work: Improving Weed Control Efficacy

Fig. 10. (A) Field location with a significant leafy spurge (Euphorbia esula) population prior to the release of the flea beetle Aphthona flava and (B) four years after the release. (Photo credit Norman Rees, ARS, courtesy of Tony Caesar). (C, shown here) At several sites where the weed stand was reduced, soilborne pathogens were found to be associated with the affected plants. Photo courtesy of Tony Caesar.



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Plant Pathogens at Work: Improving Weed Control Efficacy