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Agro-Economic Risks of Phytophthora and an Effective Biocontrol Approach

This book examines the risk of Phytophthora infection on different economic plants. It is divided into three sections that address the threats of Phytophthora infections to economic plants in Egypt and Ghana, the biocontrol of Phytophthora infections, and the prevalence and recognition of Phytophthora infection. This book discusses significant aspects of Phytophthora diseases as well as methods of their control to maintain sustainable agriculture and national economy. It is a valuable scientific resource for farmers, agriculturists, and other interested readers.

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Agro-Economic Risks of Phytophthora and an Effective Biocontrol ApproachEdited by Waleed Mohamed Hussain Abdulkhair

Published: December 15th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.95679

ISBN: 978-1-83969-654-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-83969-653-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83969-655-8

Copyright year: 2021

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1. Phytophthora spp.: Economic Plant Threats in Egypt

By Waleed Mohamed Hussain Abdulkhair


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2. Phytophthora Diseases in Ghana: Threats, Management Options and Prospects

By Joseph Adomako, Stephen Larbi-Koranteng, Frederick Kankam, Yaw Danso, Jerry Fenteng Asamoah, Patricia Oteng-Darko, Kennedy Agyeman, Stephen Yeboah, Erasmus Narteh Tetteh and Eric Owusu Danquah


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3. Plant Beneficial Microbes Controlling Late Blight Pathogen, Phytophthora infestans

By Brahim Oubaha, Abdellah Ezzanad and Hernando José Bolívar-Anillo


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4. Endophytic Microorganisms as an Alternative for the Biocontrol of Phytophthora spp.

By Hernando José Bolivar-Anillo, Victoria E. González-Rodríguez, Giovanna Reyes Almeida, Inmaculada Izquierdo-Bueno, Javier Moraga, María Carbú, Jesús M. Cantoral and Carlos Garrido


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5. Phytophthora Diseases Prevalence, Its Effects and Controls in Ghana

By Benedicta Nsiah Frimpong, Samuel Oteng Ampadu, Allen Oppong, Isaac Nunoo and Lydia Brobbey


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6. Recognition and Early Stage Detection of Phytophthora in a Crop Farm Using IoT

By Pooja Vajpayee and Kuldeep Kr. Yogi


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