This comprehensive and uptodate text is designed to provide information to the readers on all important aspects of plant pathology in a single volume. The information on modern areas like Disease diagnosis, Disease forecasting, Biological control, Epidemiology and Biotechnology in disease resistance and safe use of pesticides have been covered, giving most recent concepts. The text is illustrated with flow diagrams, line diagrams, photographs and tables for quick and easy understanding of the subject.
• Comprehensive description of various groups of plant pathogens
• Descriptive and illustrated treatment of aspects/issues pertaining to principles of plant pathology and principles of plant disease management
• In-depth description of diagnosis of plant diseases
• Discussion on etiology and management of important plant diseases.
This book is recommended in Central Agricultural University, Manipur.
Intended primarily as a textbook for undergraduate and postgraduate students of biology and agriculture, this book would also be useful for researchers, practitioners, and agribusiness consultants.