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Heart rot in plantation acacia hybrid in Vietnam


Trang, TT and Beadle, C and Mohammed, C, Heart rot in plantation acacia hybrid in Vietnam, Proceeding of International Conference on The Impacts of Climate Change to Forest Pests and Diseases in The Tropics 2012, 8-10 October 2012, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, pp. 45-49. (2012) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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High levels of heart rot incidence were associated with pruned Acacia hybrid in southern Vietnam. Pruning however is not the only entry point for stem decay and the cause of stem defects. Wind damage and Pink disease (Corticium salmonicolor) also contributory factors. Recommendations are made on strategies to reduce stem defect in Acacia hybrid.

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Item Type:Non Refereed Conference Paper
Keywords:heart rot, Vietnam, acacia, sawlog
Research Division:Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Research Group:Forestry Sciences
Research Field:Forestry Pests, Health and Diseases
Objective Division:Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Objective Group:Forestry
Objective Field:Hardwood Plantations
Author:Mohammed, C (Professor Caroline Mohammed)
ID Code:94080
Year Published:2012
Deposited By:Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
Deposited On:2014-08-28
Last Modified:2014-08-28
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