Identification and Management of Tomato Diseases
IER; UC-Davis; Purdue; Virginia Tech
Moussa Noussourou, Aissata Thera, Kadiatou Toure Gamby, Mara Diakite, Samba Soumare, and Haoua Sissoko (IER), Robert Gilbertson (UC-Davis), Rick Foster (Purdue) and Keith Moore (Virginia Tech)
This project sought to specifically identify pathogens causing tomato yellow leaf curl and wilt diseases and to evaluate integrated pest management strategies for management of these diseases. To assess various methods to manage insects and insect borne diseases and reduce insecticide usage on tomato.