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Assessment of Dry Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Susceptibility to Soybean Cyst Nematode (Heterodera glycines Ichinohe) and the Effects of Biological and Chemical Control in a Controlled Environment

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dc.contributor.advisor Chris, Gillard
dc.contributor.author Zhang, Kaiqi
dc.date.accessioned 2018-09-05T18:15:19Z
dc.date.available 2018-09-05T18:15:19Z
dc.date.copyright 2018-09
dc.date.created 2018-08-29
dc.date.issued 2018-09-05
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/14224
dc.description.abstract Soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines Ichinohe; SCN) is a parasite that is a major pest of soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.) production worldwide and impacts dry bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) as well. Black (cv. Zorro) and kidney (cv. Red Hawk) bean seed were treated with two rates of biological (Pasturia nishizawae and Bacillus firmus) and chemical (fluopyram) nematicides in a controlled environment (27oC and16:8 h light:dark) for 30 days. Kidney bean was more susceptible to SCN than black bean. B. firmus + fluopyram reduced cyst numbers on both black and kidney beans with a clear rate response. In a second study, B. firmus at one rate and fluopyram at three rates were tested alone and together on two kidney beans (cv. Red Hawk and Dynasty). The seed treatments impacted SCN at all life stages, but the response was inconsistent over products and rates. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Pulse Science Cluster, AAFC Growing Forward 2 Program and Ontario Bean Growers en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
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dc.title Assessment of Dry Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Susceptibility to Soybean Cyst Nematode (Heterodera glycines Ichinohe) and the Effects of Biological and Chemical Control in a Controlled Environment en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.degree.programme Plant Agriculture en_US
dc.degree.name Master of Science en_US
dc.degree.department Department of Plant Agriculture en_US
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