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Factors determining the presence of fire blight in the Sierra de Chihuahua.

Abstract

Factors related to the presence of fire blight (Erwinia amylovora) in apple orchards in this region in Mexico were: variety, irrigation type and cultural practices (pruning seal and lime on the trunk) that interact with damage localization and type of bacterial penetration.