Report No. 5:V117
Spinach seed crop: Spinacia oleracea
Fusarium wilt; Verticillium wilt: Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. spinaciae; Verticillium dahliae

Effect of agricultural limestone amendment on Fusarium wilt and Verticillium wilt in a spinach seed crop, 2008.

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First Author: Lindsey du Toit, Washington State University

Additional Authors: E. W. Gatch; M. L. Derie, B. J. Holmes, L. M. Brissey

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetable, and Misc. Crops

Keyword(s): Seed health; seed testing; disease suppression

Geographical location: Washington, United States

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Manufacturer(s): Agricultural limestone (TexLime General Purpose Limestone Flour, 97% CaCO3); spinach parent line susceptibility to Fusarium wilt

Publication date: March 28, 2011

The American Phytopathological Society