Habitat diversity; Microbial diversity; Genetic diversity; Technology diffusion.However, it remains a serious problem for glutinous rice (32% losses), japonica rice (5a12% losses), and upland rice ... Farmers growing susceptible varieties use fungicide to control blast, making as many as 3a8 spray applications per season. ... Deployment of multilines or mixtures of varieties has been successfully used to manage serious diseases of some ... The mixture of a glutinous variety ( Huangkenuo or Zinuo) with an indica hybrid variety (Shianyou 63 or Shianyou 22 )anbsp;...
|Title||:||Exploiting Biodiversity for Sustainable Pest Management|
|Author||:||T. W. Mew, E. Borromeo, Bill Hardy|
|Publisher||:||IRRI - 2001|