Sigatoka


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Sigatoka

[‚sig·ə′tō·kə]
(plant pathology)
Leaf-spot disease of banana caused by the fungus Mycosphaerella musicola.
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Progress in breeding diploid genetic stocks of banana with resistant to black sigatoka. Agro Science, Journal of Tropical Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extention.
SUVA, Fiji, 27th July, 2019 (WAM) -- The UAE is funding the construction of three schools in Fiji's Lautoka, Sigatoka and Lomawai regions.
For the Fijian squad have taken to the breathtaking, but brutal, Sigatoka sand dunes on the island of Viti Levu, to get the Pacific Islanders to the peak of their physical fitness for their Pool D clashes with the 2019 Six Nations champions, as well as Australia, Georgia and Uruguay.
Some of the banana diseases the two grapple with are anthracnose, black sigatoka and fusarium wilt.
In: NEW FRONTIERS IN RESISTANCE BREEDING FOR NEMATODE, FUSARIUM AND SIGATOKA WORKSHOP, 1995.
The risk of banana crops being ravaged by the Black Sigatoka fungus has increased by more than 44 per cent due to wetter and warmer weather, according to the study.
[USA], May 6 (ANI): A research has shown that climate change increased the risk a fungal disease, called Black Sigatoka, which ruins the banana crop.
Manila and local banana industry stakeholders submitted technical documents to Australia which they hope would resolve the SPS concerns of Canberra, particularly those related to the sigatoka disease.
SIGATOKA, Fiji -- Gaganjeet Bhullar of India won his first European Tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a 1-shot victory in the Fiji International.
In the vegetative method, even using excellent quality materials, the process is slowand promotes the dissemination of diseases and pests such as Panama disease, black Sigatoka, yellow Sigatoka and rhizome borer (Souza et al., 2006).