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- Wedegaertner, Tom, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Euphytica 2018 v.214 no.8 pp. 147
- Alternaria alternata; Gossypium hirsutum; analysis of variance; breeding lines; cotton; cultivars; disease incidence; disease severity; field experimentation; foliar diseases; genetic variation; genetically modified organisms; genotype; growing season; heritability; highlands; leaf spot; plant breeding; screening; weather; New Mexico
- ... Alternaria leaf spot (ALS, caused by Alternaria spp.) is one of the most common foliar diseases in cotton (Gossypium spp.) that occurs in most cotton-growing regions of the world including the United States. In New Mexico, ALS caused by A. alternata (Nees:Fr.) Keissler is becoming prevalent due to favorable weather conditions in the late cropping season; however, there is limited information on sc ...