ROLE OF CERTAIN POTATO TUBERS CONSTITUENTS IN THEIR SUSCEPTIBILITY TO BACTERIAL COMMON SCAB CAUSED BY STREPTOMYCES SCABIES
Streptomyces common scab is one of the most bacterial diseases that costs economic loses to potato plants. Streptomyces scabiei (Thaxter 1891) Lambert and Loria (syn. Streptomyces scabies) is the main causal agent of common scab in potato in the field. Eight potato cultivars namely, Diamont, Lady Rossete, Burna, Lady Bellford, Skenta, Flora, Brofent and Everest were tested for their susceptibility ... Read more