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Brown spot needle disease--biology and control in Scotch pine plantations.Author(s): Darroll D. Skilling; Thomas H. Nicholls
Source: Research Paper NC-109. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionAn application section briefly describes and illustrates the symptoms, hosts, life history of the brown spot needlecast fungus (Scirrhia acicola), and recommends chemical and cultural control methods. A documentation section details the research on the biology and control of the fungus.
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CitationSkilling, Darroll D.; Nicholls, Thomas H. 1975. Brown spot needle disease--biology and control in Scotch pine plantations. Research Paper NC-109. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsScirrhia acicola, Pinus Sylvestris, Scotch pine, plantation management, Christmas tree culture, fungicides
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