John Kerr posted in by Phytophthora taxon Agathis • forestry • kauri • kauri dieback • phosphite • PTA on February 11th, 2015.
Kauri, one of New Zealand’s most iconic tree species, are dying. It is becoming apparent that Kauri Dieback disease is here to stay. But how widespread is the pathogen behind Dieback? Can we hold off the disease using fungicides? Or could we breed a new generation of Kauri trees resistant to the disease? Ahead of […]
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