However, besides being a source of joy for nematologists
, the morphology can be useful in many other ways.
working on his thesis once tracked a nematode contamination problem to the tap water that he was using to water his plants (personal communication).
Helping Pinkerton are horticulturist Tom Wakers and nematologist
Ekaterini Riga, of Washington State University (WSU).
will interpret the laboratory estimates of nematode populations.
Dubois, a 32-year-old nematologist
and biocontrol specialist, has refined a technique to produce healthy banana plantlets that are not only 100% natural, but have a boosted defence system to stave off pests and diseases.
Earlier this year, Clemson University nematologist
In: ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ORAGNIZATION OF NEMATOLOGIST
OF TROPICAL AMERICA, 30., 2005, Vina Del Mar.
Fostering professional relationships with the nematologist
community was a cornerstone of this stage of the campaign.
As a nematologist
who studies this class of animals all over the world, Freckman says the harsh dry-valley environment offers a unique research opportunity because the ecosystem there is so simple.
Vistas on Nematology: a commemoration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the society of nematologist
. DeLeon Springs: Society of Nematologist
To find out, Boydston is collaborating with the multidisciplinary team of Ashok Alva, a soil scientist who leads the Prosser lab; Harold Collins, an ARS microbiologist there; Steve Vaughan, a chemist at ARS's National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Peoria, Illinois; Ekaterini Riga, a nematologist
at Washington State University (WSU) in Prosser; and Andy McGuire, an agricultural systems educator with WSU's Center lot Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources, in Ephrata.