Plant pathology & diseases

    Pests, Diseases and Disorders of Garden Plants

    By Keith Harris

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Essential for all gardeners, horticulturists and naturalists, this is a practical, highly-illustrated guide to dealing with disorders that affect fruit, vegetables, trees and ornamental garden plants.

    Economic Zoology

    By Kamal Kumar Jaiswal

    Paperback £16.67

    Presents an exhaustive study of economic zoology. All kinds of animal pathogens - such as protozoans, helminths, nematodes, mites and ticks and household insects, directly or indirectly causing diseases in other animals including humans - are described in detail, covering every aspect of their life history along with the symptoms...

    Field Manual of Diseases on Garden and Greenhouse Flowers

    By R. Kenneth Horst

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    Here is a reference manual on diseases that attack garden and greenhouse flowers located throughout North, Central, and South America. The recordings include diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, viroids, phytoplasmas, and nematodes.

    Field Manual of Diseases on Grasses and Native Plants

    By R. Kenneth Horst

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    This book covers diseases attacking grasses, forage, native flowers and weeds throughout North, Central and South America. Lists diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses, viroids, phytoplasmas and nematodes, with causal agents, control measures and more.

    Molecular Plant Immunity

    Hardback Save £37.54 = £62.46

    Molecular Plant Immunity provides an integrated look at both well-established and emerging concepts in plant disease resistance providing the most current information on this important vitally important topic within plant biology.

    Aphid Ecology An optimization approach

    By A. F. G. Dixon

    Paperback £204.06

    This second edition covers the evolution of aphids and their development in relation to specific plants, thoroughly revised and expanded since the first highly successful edition. Increasing knowledge of aphids has revealed that they are ideal organisms to use when studying many topical ecological issues.

    Applied Plant Virology

    By C Wilson

    Paperback Save £5.94 = £36.05

    A practically-oriented book, this text covers how viruses work and interact with plants as well as how they induce disease and spread in the field, how virus epidemics can be studied, losses and spread measured and monitored, and control options implemented.

    Disease Resistance in Wheat

    By Indu Sharma

    Hardback £82.42

    Disease resistance can help sustain yield potential in cultivated crops. This book looks at disease resistance in wheat, concentrating on all of the economically important diseases - their economic impact and geographical spread, breeding for resistance, pathogen variability, resistance mechanisms and recent advances made on resistance genes.

    Phytophthora: Symposium of the British Mycological Society, the British Society for Plant Pathology and the Society of Irish Plant Pathologists Held at Trinity College, Dublin September 1989

    Paperback £57.38

    First published in 1991, this is an account of one of the most intensively studied plant pathogens because of its devastating effects in potato blight.

    Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus Disease: Management, Molecular Biology, Breeding for Resistance

    Hardback £178.20

    Ideally suited to horticulturalists and plant virologists, this highly useful text offers a multidisciplinary view on one of the major diseases of tomato crops, the tomato yellow leaf curl disease.

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