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    • Alternative nematode management strategies 

      Mashela, Phatu W.; De Waele, Dirk; Fourie, Hendrika; Dube, Zakheleni; Khosa, Mbokota C. (Springer, 2017)
      In South Africa, about 48 % of the people live in rural areas. A large portion (35 %) of this rural population lives below the poverty line. Most of these communities depend on the production of grain, leguminous and ...
    • Morphological and morphometrical identification of Meloidogyne populations from various crop production areas in South Africa with emphasis on M. enterolobii 

      Rashidifard, Milad; Fourie, Hendrika; Daneel, Mieke Stefanie; Marais, Mariette (Magnolia Press, 2019)
      Accurate identification of Meloidogyne spp. is crucial and the first step to apply suitable management strategies to combat these nematode pests. Perineal-pattern morphology of female specimens is one of the most common ...
    • Nematode pests of leguminous and oilseed crops 

      Fourie, Hendrika; De Waele, Dirk; McDonald, Alexander H.; Steenkamp, Sonia (Springer, 2017)
      Sunflower ranks first among the legume and oilseed crops produced in South Africa, followed by soybean. The production of Bambara groundnut, cowpea, dry bean, groundnut and lupin is practised on a much smaller scale. The ...
    • Nematode pests of maize and other cereal crops 

      McDonald, Alexander H.; De Waele, Dirk; Fourie, Hendrika (Springer, 2017)
      Maize is the most important cereal crop grown in South Africa, followed by wheat and grain sorghum. Yields of grain crops usually vary considerably between years, mainly due to highly variable rainfall. The most widespread ...
    • Nematode pests of potato and other vegetable crops 

      Jones, Robin K.; Fourie, Hendrika; Storey, Sheila G.; Knoetze, Rinus (Springer, 2017)
      The major nematode pests of potato and tomato, their biology, economic damage and control options are outlined along with brief descriptions of those recorded from onion, cabbage, carrot, sweet potato, green pea, beetroot ...
    • Nematodes of grasses and weeds 

      Ntidi, Keikantsemang N.; Bekker, Suria; Fourie, Hendrika (Springer, 2017)
      Numerous grass species are used as pasture and cover crops in crop rotation systems in South Africa. A wide range of weed species are also present in local cropping systems and adversely affect crop production. The ...