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Lovell, D. J., Powers, S. J., Welham, S. J. and Parker, S. R. 2004. A perspective on the measurement of time in plant disease epidemiology. Plant Pathology. 53 (6), pp. 705-712.
|Authors||Lovell, D. J., Powers, S. J., Welham, S. J. and Parker, S. R.|
The growth and development of plant pathogens and their hosts generally respond strongly to the temperature of their environment. However, most studies of plant pathology record pathogen/host measurements against physical time (e.g. hours or days) rather than thermal time (e.g. degree-days or degree-hours). This confounds the comparison of epidemiological measurements across experiments and limits the value of the scientific literature.
|Keywords||Agronomy; Plant Sciences|
|Year of Publication||2004|
|Journal citation||53 (6), pp. 705-712|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||doi:10.1111/j.1365-3059.2004.01097.x|
|Open access||Published as non-open access|
|Funder project or code||505|
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