Local and Systemic Activity of Baba (DL-3-Aminobutyric Acid) Against Plasmopara Viticola in Grapevines

  • Y. Cohen
  • M. Reuveni
  • A. Baider


Leaf Disc Downy Mildew Aminobutyric Acid Systemic Acquire Resistance Lower Leaf Surface 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Cohen
    • 1
  • M. Reuveni
    • 2
  • A. Baider
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Life SciencesBar-Ilan UniversityRamat CanIsrael
  2. 2.Golan Research InstituteHaifa UniversityKatzrinIsrael

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