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Control of citrus blast in northern California


T. A. De Wolfe
H. C. Meith
A. O. Paulus
F. Shibuya
L. J. Klotz
R. B. Jeter
M. J. Garber

Authors Affiliations

T. A. DeWolfe is Specialist, Department of Plant Pathology; H. C. Meith is Farm Advisor, Butte County; A. O. Paulus is Extension Plant Pathologist, University of California, Riverside; F. Shibuya is Extension Laboratory Technician, University of California, Riverside; L. J. Klotz is Emeritus Professor of Plant Pathology, Department of Plant Pathology; R. B. Jeter is Farm Advisor, Glenn County; M. J. Garber is Professor of Biometry, University of California, Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 20(8):12-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v020n08p12. August 1966.

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CITRUS BLAST, resulting from infection by the bacterium Pseudomonas syringae, can cause severe damage to citrus orchards in northern California. Sprays applied to experimental plots in Butte and Glenn counties have not shown clearly delineated differences between treatments because the blast is not very damaging in many seasons.

De Wolfe T, Meith H, Paulus A, Shibuya F, Klotz L, Jeter R, Garber M. 1966. Control of citrus blast in northern California. Hilgardia 20(8):12-13. DOI:10.3733/ca.v020n08p12
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