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PESTS AND DISEASES OF FORESTRY IN NEW ZEALAND

Fusarium circinatum, pitch canker disease of pines

Not present in New Zealand

  • Pine Pitch canker intercepted in New Zealand
    From Forest Health News 137, February 2004. Early in 2003 Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) scions were imported into the South Island from California and Oregon, from locations some distance from known pitch canker…
  • Response management plan for an incursion of pine pitch canker in Australia and New Zealand
    From Forest Health News 111, September 2001. Pitch canker disease of pines, caused by the fungus Fusarium circinatum, is a serious disease of southern pines ( Pinus elliottii, P. taeda) in south-eastern United States…
  • Reduction of Fusarium Infection of Pinus radiata Seed
    Date: September, 1999 Author: M. A. Dick and N. J. Turner Publication: Landcare Research Contract Report LC9798/127 Project reference: FHRC 1998-05 Executive summary: Overseas In experimental programmes fungicide and heat…
  • Pitch Canker - the Threat to Australasia
    FHRC Project: 1997-03. Report - Pitch Canker – the Threat to Australasia. A Discussion Paper Date: July, 1997 Author: M. A. Dick and J. Bain Publication: Forest Research Project Record…
  • Pine pitch canker on imported seed
    From Forest Health News No. 67, September 1997. PINE PITCH CANKER Results coming through from pitch canker researchers in California indicate that a small proportion of infected Pinus radiata seed…
  • Pine pitch canker: The risk to New Zealand
    From Forest Health Newsletter No. 58, November 1996. As part of an analysis of the risk posed to plantation forestry in New Zealand by the pitch canker fungus (Fusarium subglutinans…
  • Pitch Canker of Douglas fir in California
    From Forest Health News No.43, June 1995. An update of the pitch canker infection of Douglas fir (refer FHNews 37, December 1994) was received from California in early June. Only…
  • Pitch canker disease
    From Forest Health News No. 37, December 1994. There has been a lot of interest in (and a good deal of uninformed comment on) pitch canker recently. This brief note…

 

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