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Warming and drought increase scale size and reproduction on maple trees

Date
7 April 2017
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Could planting trees in urban areas improve the quality of the air we breathe?

Date
2 November 2016
Abstract

In 2011, Drosophila suzukii infesting cherry trees was observed for the first time on fruits in Switzerland and in 2014 the damage to fruits, berries and vines was already considerable. In an online survey specific to each crop, Agroscope surveyed growers to learn about control strategies for this ...

Author(s)
Bravin, E.; Gremminger, F.; Eder, R.; Mazzi, D.; Kuske, S.
Publisher
Station de Recherches Agroscope Changins-Wädenswil ACW, Nyon, Switzerland
Citation
Revue Suisse de Viticulture, Arboriculture et Horticulture, 2016, 48, 5, pp 332-336
Abstract

Pests are becoming increasingly resistant to the active ingredients of insecticides applied. The exclusion nets are an alternative mean to struggle against pests. Two systems of exclusion nets against pests in apple production were assessed in Victoriaville (Quebec, Canada). Other parameters such...

Author(s)
Haraz, R.; Fleury, D.
Publisher
Station de Recherches Agroscope Changins-Wädenswil ACW, Nyon, Switzerland
Citation
Revue Suisse de Viticulture, Arboriculture et Horticulture, 2016, 48, 4, pp 266-270
Abstract

Traditional arboriculture promotes great biodiversity and practices diversified agroforestry, i.e. combined and multi-tiered. The future orchard is inspired by combining fruit trees with varied cultures, such as permaculture or livestock. In promoting resistance to diseases, plants associated with...

Author(s)
Leterme, É.
Publisher
Institut pour le Développement Forestier, Paris, France
Citation
Forêt-Entreprise, 2016, No.229, pp 18-25
Abstract

Trees provide ecosystem services that benefit humans and the environment. Unfortunately, urban trees often do not provide maximum services due to abiotic stress and arthropod herbivores and borers. These problems often originate from trees being planted in unsuitable conditions. Cities are warmer...

Author(s)
Dale, A. G.; Youngsteadt, E.; Frank, S. D.
Publisher
International Society of Arboriculture, Champaign, USA
Citation
Arboriculture & Urban Forestry, 2016, 42, 3, pp 181-191
Abstract

In a preliminary study, electrical resistance tomography (ERT) was used to obtain trunk images of Syagrus romanzoffiana, a common ornamental palm grown in southern Florida, U.S. Seven palms, four healthy and three diseased, were evaluated in the middle of the dry season, with four located in an...

Author(s)
Elliott, M. L.; Broschat, T. K.; Göcke, L.
Publisher
International Society of Arboriculture, Champaign, USA
Citation
Arboriculture & Urban Forestry, 2016, 42, 2, pp 111-119
Abstract

Bark beetles carry a number of associated organisms that are transferred to the host tree upon attack that are thought to play a role in tree decline. To assess the pathogenicity to western white pine (WWP; Pinus monticola) of fungi carried by the mountain pine beetle (MPB; Dendroctonus ponderosae...

Author(s)
Wyka, S. A.; Doccola, J. J.; Strom, B. L.; Smith, S. L.; McPherson, D. W.; Aćimović, S. G.; Klepzig, K. D.
Publisher
International Society of Arboriculture, Champaign, USA
Citation
Arboriculture & Urban Forestry, 2016, 42, 2, pp 84-94
Abstract

Polyporoid Phellinus fungi are ubiquitously present in the environment and play an important role in shaping forest ecology. Several species of Phellinus are notorious pathogens that can affect a broad variety of tree species in forest, plantation, orchard and urban habitats; however, current...

Author(s)
Tzean Yuh; Shu PoYao; Liou RueyFen; Tzean SheanShong
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Microbial Biotechnology, 2016, 9, 2, pp 235-244
Abstract

This proceedings contains 83 papers covering a wide range of topics on all aspects of horticulture, arboriculture and medicinal and aromatic plants. Topics discussed include breeding and genetic improvement, utilization, disease resistance, genetic diversity analysis, yield and fruit quality,...

Author(s)
Onus, N.; Currie, A.
Publisher
International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), Leuven, Belgium
Citation
Acta Horticulturae, 2016, No.1127, pp 526 pp.

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