The use of susceptible slash pine families for root-stock causes a significant increase in fusiform rust incidence in resistant scion material of slash pine and could result in costly losses of superior genetic material from advanced generation seed orchards due to stem breakage and roguing of heavily infected trees.
Document Type: Journal Article
Lab technologist, School of Forest Resources and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville
Publication date: May 1, 1979
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Each regional journal of applied forestry focuses on research, practice, and techniques targeted to foresters and allied professionals in specific regions of the United States and Canada. The Southern Journal of Applied Forestry covers an area from Virginia and Kentucky south to as far west as Oklahoma and east Texas.