CITRUS LEPROSIS, A MAJOR THREAT TO PRODUCTION OF ORANGES Report as inadecuate




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The emergence of mites as vectors of plant viruses has serious implications and economic importance for the movement and spread of plant viruses such as citrus leprosis virus. This virus is the causal agent of citrus leprosis disease, a disease that has resulted in serious economic losses due primarily to issues of early detection and high production costs incurred to manage the mite vector. The importance of this disease and emergency management are discussed below.

Subject(s): Crop Production/Industries

Farm Management

Land Economics/Use

Issue Date: 2010

Publication Type: Conference Paper/ Presentation

PURL Identifier: http://purl.umn.edu/254108

Total Pages: 7

Record appears in: Caribbean Food Crops Society > 46th Annual Meeting, July 11-17th, 2010, Boca Chica, Dominican Republic





Author: Morgan, Lisa Myers

Source: http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/254108?ln=en



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