Alternativas para el control de enfermedades en yuca
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LOZANO, J.C. 1987. Alternativas para el control de enfermedades en yuca. Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT), Cali, CO. 32 p.
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The different alternatives for disease control in cassava, reported as efficient and that could be taken into account when designing technological packages for cassava production, are summarized. These are cultu-ral control (crop rotation, planting on furrows, elimination of crop resi-dues, distance between plants, selection of planting material, weeding, and use of irradiation), var. control, chemical control, biological con-trol, erradication, and quarantine measures. Tables are also in-cluded with the results obtained from the application of the different con-trol measures mentioned. There is a need for techno-logical packages for the integrated control of cassava diseases, which should be revised periodically and by regions, to make adjustments according to the ecological circumstances. (CIAT)
manihot esculenta; disease control; cultivation; cuttings; planting; selection; weeding; rotational crops; resistance; cultivation systems; pest control; propagation materials; starch crops; manihot esculenta; control de enfermedades; cultivo; estacas; siembra; selección; desyerba; cultivos de rotacion; resistencia
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