Short Communications/Kort Mededelings

Effects of four herbicides on the infestation of maize by the nematode Pratylenchus zeae

Published in: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
Volume 5, issue 3, 1988 , pages: 165–165
DOI: 10.1080/02571862.1988.10634281
Author(s): ElizabethM. Jordaan, Republic of South Africa, D. de Waele, Republic of South Africa


The effects of atrazine, alachlor, EPTC and 2, 4-D on penetration and reproduction rate of Pratylenchus zeae on maize, were evaluated. The herbicides had no significant influence on the nematode populations.

Get new issue alerts for South African Journal of Plant and Soil