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Peer-reviewed Article

Vineyard management and nematode populations


Howard Ferris, University of California
Michael V. McKenry

publication information

California Agriculture 31(10):6-7. October 1977.

author affiliations

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.


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.