Vineyard management and nematode populations
California Agriculture 31(10):6-7.
Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:
Many factors in soil interact to reduce the effectiveness of grapevine roots, compounding the debilitating effects of nematodes on grapevines. Since optimum grape production requires a healthy, vigorous root system, these factors must be considered in vineyard management.
Howard Ferris is Assistant Nematologist, Department of Nematology, University of California, Riverside; Michael V. McKenry is Assistant Nematologist, U.C. Kearney Horticultural Field Station, Parlier.