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Trichoderma

The Most Widely Used Fungicide

Edited by Mohammad Manjur Shah

Yusuf Maitama Sule University

Co-editors:

Umar Sharif

NorthWest University Kano

Tijjani Rufai Buhari

Yusuf Maitama Sule University

Trichoderma is a genus of fungi that are present in all soils, where they are the most prevalent culturable fungi. They are also the most successful biofungicides used in today's agriculture. These green-colored fungi are well known for their antifungal and plant-growth-stimulating effects. This book provides comprehensive information on Trichoderma and its use in medical, agricultural and industrial applications. Section I focuses mainly on identification of Trichoderma species, and Section II is concerned with Trichoderma as a biological control agent. Chapters in these sections cover topics ranging from taxonomic status and biodiversity to biochemical analysis and bio-control application.

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TrichodermaThe Most Widely Used FungicideEdited by Mohammad Manjur Shah

Published: September 4th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77912

ISBN: 978-1-78923-918-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-917-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-855-5

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Identification and Isolation of Trichoderma spp. - Their Significance in Agriculture, Human Health, Industrial and Environmental Application

By Mohammad Manjur Shah and Hamisu Afiya

538

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2. Trichoderma: Invisible Partner for Visible Impact on Agriculture

By Snježana Topolovec-Pintarić

251

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3. Trichoderma as a Biocontrol Agent against Sclerotinia Stem Rot or White Mold on Soybeans in Brazil: Usage and Technology

By Fernando C. Juliatti, Anakely A. Rezende, Breno Cezar Marinho Juliatti and Tâmara P. Morais

212

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4. A Review Study on the Postharvest Decay Control of Fruit by Trichoderma

By Ramsés González-Estrada, Francisco Blancas-Benítez, Beatriz Montaño-Leyva, Cristina Moreno-Hernández, Luz Del Carmen Romero-Islas, Jovita Romero-Islas, Rosa Avila-Peña, Anelsy Ramos-Guerrero, Angel Fonseca-Cantabrana and Porfirio Gutierrez-Martinez

375

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5. A Review Report on the Mechanism of Trichoderma spp. as Biological Control Agent of the Basal Stem Rot (BSR) Disease of Elaeis guineensis

By Syed Ali Nusaibah and Habu Musa

44

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6. Trichoderma harzianum Rifai: A Beneficial Fungus for Growth and Development of Abroma augusta L. Seedlings with Other Microbial Bio-Inoculants

By Vipin Parkash, Akshita Gaur, Rahul Agnihotri and Ashok Aggarwal

146

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