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The biology and epidemiology of Botrytis fruit rot of apple and pear. - HH1903STF

Objective
To elucidate the epidemiology of storage rots of apple and pear due to Botrytis cinerea by: identifying sources of inoculum, and factors influencing inoculum availability; determining where and how infection occurs and the factors influencing infection; understanding the factors controlling the development of disease from infection to rotting in store.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1994

To: 1998

Cost: £408,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Horticulture Research International
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Fields of Study
Horticulture
Horticulture