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Integrated control of strawberry powdery mildew

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Integrated control of strawberry powdery mildew. / Hall, A. M.; Jin, X.

8th International Strawberry Symposium. Vol. 1156 International Society for Horticultural Science, 2017. p. 771-775 (Acta Horticulturae; Vol. 1156).

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Harvard

Hall, AM & Jin, X 2017, Integrated control of strawberry powdery mildew. in 8th International Strawberry Symposium. vol. 1156, Acta Horticulturae, vol. 1156, International Society for Horticultural Science, pp. 771-775. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2017.1156.113

APA

Hall, A. M., & Jin, X. (2017). Integrated control of strawberry powdery mildew. In 8th International Strawberry Symposium (Vol. 1156, pp. 771-775). (Acta Horticulturae; Vol. 1156). International Society for Horticultural Science. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2017.1156.113

Vancouver

Hall AM, Jin X. Integrated control of strawberry powdery mildew. In 8th International Strawberry Symposium. Vol. 1156. International Society for Horticultural Science. 2017. p. 771-775. (Acta Horticulturae). https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2017.1156.113

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Hall, A. M. ; Jin, X. / Integrated control of strawberry powdery mildew. 8th International Strawberry Symposium. Vol. 1156 International Society for Horticultural Science, 2017. pp. 771-775 (Acta Horticulturae).

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