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Non-host larvae negatively impact persistence of the entomopathogen Beauveria bassiana in soil
A better understanding of the ecology of the insect pathogenic fungus, Beauveria bassiana, in soil is needed to identify reasons behind the variable efficacy often seen after field application. A transformed strain of a ...
Effect of land use and soil organic matter quality on the structure and function of microbial communities in pastoral soils: Implications for disease suppression
(Public Library of Science, 2018-05-07)
Cropping soils vary in extent of natural suppression of soil-borne plant diseases. However, it is unknown whether similar variation occurs across pastoral agricultural systems. We examined soil microbial community properties ...