Plant disease control 363

Module code PLG 363
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Principles of plant disease control. Non-chemical control including biological control, disease resistance, regulatory measures, cultivation practices, physical methods. Modern chemo-therapy: characteristics, mode of action and application of fungicides, bactericides and nematicides. Principles of integrated disease management.

Module credits 18.00
Prerequisites PLG 251 or PLG 262 or permission from the HOD. MBY 261 is recommended.
Contact time 1 practical per week, 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
Period of presentation Semester 2

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