Leigh Ann Harrison, Spring Branch, Texas (Ph.D. ’11), “Characterization, Development of a Field Inoculation Method, and Fungicide Sensitivity Screening of the Pythium Blight Pathogen of Snap Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.).”
Melissa D. Keller, Eads, Texas (Ph.D. ’11), “The Contribution of Within-Field Inoculum Sources of Gibberella zeae to Fusarium Head Blight in Winter Wheat and Barley.”
Shuangchun (Jeremy) Yan, Chengdu, Sichuan, China (Ph.D. ’10), “Evolution and Mechanisms of Host Specificity in the Plant Pathogenic Bacterium Pseudomonas syringae.”
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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.
September 7, 2011