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Cultivation of exotic and local mushroom species for commercial production.
The project was undertaken primarily to determine the potential of growing Stropharia rugoso-annulata and Volvariella volvacea at a commercial level under South African conditions. Termitomyces umkowaani, an indigenous ...
The epidemiology and control of Capsicum viruses in Natal.
Virus diseases pose a serious threat to commercial pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) production in Natal. Following a survey of the principal capsicum-producing areas, potato virus Y (PVY) was found to be the predominant virus ...
Maize root rot in South Africa.
Numerous fungal species are known to infect maize roots and eventually cause rot. The spectrum of fungi differs over localities as well as their relative frequencies. Fungi isolated from discoloured root tissue and root ...