Banana (Musa sp.)

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Crop: Banana
Result: Significant decreases in attack (20% to 60%) by several microbial pathogens
Location: Lam Dong Province, Vietnam

Bananas (Musa spp.), when fertilizer with Agrostim organic fertilizer, banana plants displayed significant decreases in attack (20% to 60%) by several microbial pathogens, including Fusarium (fungal root rot, Crown rot), Pyricularia (pitting), Cordana (leaf spot), Botryosphaeria (fruit rot) compared to other bananas growing in the same ecological area.