Allelochemicals: Biological Control Of Plant Pathogens And Diseases by K.G. InderjitAllelochemicals: Biological Control Of Plant Pathogens And Diseases by K.G. Inderjit

Allelochemicals: Biological Control Of Plant Pathogens And Diseases

byK.G. InderjitEditorK.G. Mukerji

Paperback | November 23, 2010

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Biological control of plant diseases and plant pathogens is of great significance in forestry and agriculture. This book, the first of its kind, is organized around the indication that allelochemicals can be employed for biological control of plant pathogens and plant diseases. This volume focuses on discovery and development of natural product based fungicides for agriculture, direct use of allelochemicals, and application of allelopathy in pest management.
Inderjit is professor and Director at the Centre for Environmental Management of Degraded Ecosystems (CEMDE), University of Delhi. He studies allelochemical interactions among and between plants at ecosystem-level, plant invasions, ecology and management of herbicide resistant weeds, and ecophysiology of allelochemicals. He also focuse...
Title:Allelochemicals: Biological Control Of Plant Pathogens And DiseasesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 24 × 16 × 1.73 inPublished:November 23, 2010Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9048171318

ISBN - 13:9789048171316


Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Discovery and Evaluation of Natural Product-based Fungicides for Disease Control of Small Fruits; D.E. Wedge, B. J. Smith. 2. Allelochemicals as Biopesticides for Management of Plant-parasitic Nematodes; N. Kokalis-Burelle, R. Rodríguez-Kábana. 3. Allelopathic Organisms and Molecules: Promising Bioregulators for the Control of Plant Diseases, Weeds, and Other Pests; A.-L. Anaya. 4. The Impact of Pathogens on Plant Interference and Allelopathy; S.W. Mattner. 5. Allelopathy for Weed Control in Aquatic and Wetland Systems; R. Kathiresan et al.6. Bacterial Root Zone Communities, Beneficial Allelopathies and Plant Disease Control; A.V. Sturz. 7. The Role of Allelopathic Bacteria in Weed Management; R.J. Kremer. 8. The Allelopathic Potential of Ginsenosides; M.A. Bernards et al. 9. Antimicrobial and Nematicidal Substances from the Root of Chicory (Cichorium intybus); H. Nishimura, A. Satoh. 10. Disease Resistance in Plants through Mycorrhizal Fungi Induced Allelochemicals; R. Zeng. 11. Allelochemicals from Ageratum conyzoides L. and Oryza sativa L. and their Effects on Related Pathogens; C. Kong.Index. List of Contributors.