Cotton Diseases & Management Considerations

December 2022 | 25 min., 55 sec.
by Chris Little
Kansas State University

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Key topics covered in this presentation are (1) seedling disease complex; (2) Fusarium and Verticillium wilts; (3) cotton root rot; and (4) several other important cotton diseases, including foliar diseases, cotton nematodes and interactions, and cotton leaf roll dwarf virus (CLRDV).

About the Presenter

Chris Little

Chris Little is an associate professor in the Department of Plant Pathology at Kansas State University, Manhattan. His primary areas of research are fungal pathogens of row crops; seedling, root, stalk, and seed diseases; and sorghum and soybean diseases. He holds a BS degree in microbiology from the University of Kentucky, Lexington, and a PhD in plant pathology from Texas A&M University, College Station.

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