Pests and diseases in sweet cherry (Cerasus avium Moench.) and peach (Persica vulgaris Mill.) orchards
Pests and diseases in sweet cherry (Cerasus avium Moench.) and peach (Persica vulgaris Mill.) orchards / Rozova L.V., Nagorna L.V., Kurtova I.V. // Sadivnytstvo (Horticulture). – 2015. – 70. – P. 98-106. – Refs.: 11. – in Ukrainian.
The authors present the results of studying the phytosanitary state of sweet cherry and peach orchards in the present day conditions of production and consider entomo- and phytopathogenic complex in them and changes in the level of harmfulness of separate species. They have revealed that the development of diseases causative agents and reproduction of pests depended significantly on the weather conditions of vegetation period, including air temperature and precipitation sum and proved that in order to restrict spread and intensity of harmful organisms development it is necessary to follow the recommendations of the existing standards “Register of pesticides and agrochemicals that are allowed for use in Ukraine”.
Key words: phytosanitary state, orchards, sweet cherry, peach, pests, diseases, insecticides, fungicides.