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- Righini, Hillary, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of applied phycology 2018 v.30 no.6 pp. 3551-3564
- European Union; agrochemicals; algae; antifungal properties; chemical treatment; crops; fungi; greenhouses; mechanism of action; nutrition; pathogens; pesticides; plant protection; soil; soilless culture; strawberries; vigor
- ... In agriculture, extracts from algae are used for their stimulant effects on plant vigor and productivity but little is known on their effect against fungal pathogens. However, the recent EU restriction on synthetic pesticides made the management of fungal plant pathogens difficult and greatly stimulated the research of alternative solutions to chemicals. Applications of extracts from algae can hel ...