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Author Narayanasamy, P., 1937-

Title Postharvest pathogens and disease management / P. Narayanasamy
Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 578 pages) : illustrations
Series John Wiley & Sons
Contents 10 Biotechnology for the Improvement of Resistance to Postharvest Diseases 11 Postharvest Disease Management through Chemicals 12 Integrated Systems for the Management of Postharvest Diseases
3 Ecology of Postharvest Microbial Pathogens 4 Disease Development and Symptom Expression 5 Influence of Cultivation Practices and Harvesting Methods
6 Influence of Postharvest Handling and Storage Conditions 7 Preventive and Physical Methods 8 Genetic Resistance of Host Plants for Disease Management 9 Biocontrol Agents for Disease Management
POSTHARVEST PATHOGENS AND DISEASE MANAGEMENT CONTENTS PREFACE ACKNOWLEDGMENTS 1 Introduction 2 Detection and Identification of Postharvest Microbial Pathogens
Summary Postharvest Pathogens and Disease Management offers readers insight into the principles and methods of avoiding and managing postharvest diseases of fruit and vegetable products in an efficient, economical, and environmentally feasible manner, allowing producers to sell safer, higher-quality produce to the public and prevent the losses associated with postharvest disease
Analysis Electronic books
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Fruit -- Postharvest diseases and injuries.
Phytopathogenic microorganisms.
Vegetables -- Postharvest diseases and injuries.
Food Contamination -- prevention & control.
Food Microbiology.
Plants, Edible -- microbiology.
Form Electronic book
Author John Wiley & Sons.
ISBN 0471751979 (electronic bk.)
0471751987 (electronic bk.)
9780471751977 (electronic bk.)
9780471751984 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
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