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    • Farm Ecosystem and Management Factors Contributing to Pest Suppression on Organic and Conventional Farms 

      Seaman, Abby; Rangarajan, Anu; Biazzo, Jeromy; Hoffmann, Michael; Abawi, George; Caldwell, Brian; Dehm, Bruce; Barnard, John (New York State IPM Program, 2004)
      Many organic farmers report a reduction in pest pressure after a number of years of organic production. Our goal in this project was to identify relationships between farm management practices, soil quality, and pest ...
    • Growing Snap Beans in Fields with Different Soil Health: Yield, Root Disease and Soil Health Indicators 

      Petzoldt, Curtis; Gugino, Beth; Abawi, George; Seaman, Abby (New York State IPM Program, 2006)
      A vegetable crop and pest management systems evaluation site established in 1995 has shown that 4 different management systems practiced over time have resulted in different levels of soil health. In 2006 snap beans were ...
    • Root Rot of Snap Beans in New York 

      Abawi, George; Crosier, Donald; Cobb, Ann (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1985)
      Root rot is a major disease on snap beans and occurs throughout the bean-growing areas in New York. Over the years, monoculture of beans, improper crop rotations, and increased soil compaction have intensified the ...
    • Root Rot of Table Beets in New York State 

      Abawi, George; Crosier, Donald; Cobb, Ann; Becker, R. (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1986)
      The purpose of this bulletin is to illustrate, in detail, the symptomatology and diagnosis of root rot of table beet in New York; to describe the principal pathogens involved and their biology; and to summarize ...
    • The Sugar-Beet Cyst Nematode, an Important Pest of Red Beets and Cabbage 

      Mai, William; Abawi, George (New York State IPM Program, 1979)
      The sugar-beet cyst nematode, Heterodera schachtii, was first discovered on red beets in Syracuse in 1961 and near Lyons, New York, in 1970. This nematode is now known to be distributed throughout the red beet- and ...
    • Vegetable Management Systems: Soil Health Assessment and the Effect on Snap Bean Yield and Soil Fungal Pathogen Community 

      Abawi, George; Gugino, Beth; Ludwig, John; Petzoldt, Curt (New York State IPM Program, 2007)
      At the Vegetable Research Farm in Geneva, NY, the soils from four long-term systems management blocks were assessed for their soil health status using the 2007 Cornell Soil Health Test. Snap beans were planted in four ...
    • White mold of beans in New York 

      Abawi, George; Hunter, James (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1979-01)
      The fungus that causes the white mold disease of beans, Sclerotinia sclerotiorum, has caused serious losses in central and western New York in recent years. The disease has been economically more important in snap beans ...