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Want to learn more about plant pathology?
Here are some great ideas for lessons and activities > Plant Disease Lessons
Plant Disease Lessons
Phytophthora root and stem rot of soybean by Anne E. Dorrance, Dennis Mills, Alison E. Robertson, Martin A. Draper, Loren Giesler and Albert Tenuta, 2007. The Plant Health Instructor. DOI: 10.1094/PHI-I-2007-0830-07 APSNet Education Center.
Biological Control of Plant Pathogens
Pal, K.K. and McSpadden Gardener, B. 2006. Biological control of plant pathogens. The Plant Health Instructor. DOI:10.1094/PHI-A-2006-1117-02. American Phytopathological Society.
Phytosanitation Online Course
Create your own username and password to access the free online course. The course is an excellent and timely resource for learning about measures to prevent the movement of pests and diseases through import/export of agricultural products. The course was made possible by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service, Faculty Exchange Program.
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