Sources of resistance to groundnut fungal and bacterial diseases: an update and appraisal uri icon

abstract

  • Groundnut foliar fungal diseases, stem and pod rots, and wilt cause severe pod yield losses world wide , while aflatoxin contamination causes serious quality problems. This information bulletin updates the list of sources of resistance to siximportant fungal and bacterial diseases and provides information on some of their agronomic traits and reaction to otherdiseases. Merits and demerits of these resistance sources that may influence their usage in different situations are highlighted

publication date

  • 1997