Nursery application of Pseudomonas fluorescens for the control of Meloidogyne incognita on tomato and brinjal

B. Anita, G. Rajendran


Experiments were conducted in nursery plots to assess the efficacy of Pseudomonas /luorescens for the management of MelOldogyne incognita infesting tomato and brinjal. Soil application of P. /luorescens at the rate of 10 or 20 g/m2 per plot at planting significantly increased seedling growth and reduced M. incognita infestation on both crop plants.

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