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Researcher: Lambert, SJ (Dr Susan Lambert)

Fields of Research

Plant Pathology
Horticultural Crop Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Agriculture, Land and Farm Management
Horticultural Production
Agricultural Hydrology (Drainage, Flooding, Irrigation, Quality, etc.)
Soil Physics
Sustainable Agricultural Development
Horticultural Crop Growth and Development
Farming Systems Research
Virology
Natural Resource Management
Farm Management, Rural Management and Agribusiness
Soil Chemistry (excl. Carbon Sequestration Science)
Environmental Impact Assessment
Crop and Pasture Nutrition
Fertilisers and Agrochemicals (Application etc.)

Research Objectives

Vegetables
Management of Water Consumption by Plant Production
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
Horticultural Crops
Soils
Land and Water Management of environments
Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A survey to determine the prevalence and incidence of common viruses in potato seed stocks in Tasmania
Assessment of the rate and means of spread of Potato Virus S (PVS) and Potato Virus X (PVX) in seed potato in Tasmania, Australia
Assessment of the rate and means of spread of Potato Virus S (PVS) in potato in Tasmania
Consequences of soil crust formation on soil hydraulic properties and irrigation performance; 5th Joint Soil Science Australia and New Zealand Society of Soil Science Conference
Design and demonstration of precision agriculture irrigation applied to different vegetable crops
Design and demonstration of precision agriculture irrigation applied to different vergetable crops; 13th Symposium on Precision Agriculture in Australasia
Effect of sprinkler droplet size on the development of a surface crust and infiltration of a highly cultivated agricultural soil; Irrigation 2011 - New Horizons, Fresh Ideas Conference
Enhancing Environmental Sustainability in the Procesing Potato Industry in Australia
Epidemiology of Potato virus S and Potato virus X in seed potato in Tasmania, Australia
Epidemiology of Potato carlavirus (PVS) and Potato potexvirus X (PVX) in seed potato in Tasmania, Australia; Phytopathology
Improving management of Potato Virus S through a better understanding of mechanisms of virus transmission
Initial evaluation of telemetry technology for travelling gun irrigator shows reduced energy and water use and improved yield and quality of carrots; World Congress on Water, Climate and Energy 2012
Irrigation and telemetry technology for energy and water use efficiency in irrigation of carrots; Horticulture for the Future Conference
IX International Plant Virus Epidemiology Symposium, Peru and 2nd Joint Conference of the International Working Groups on Legume and Vegetable Viruses, USA
Management strategy for elimination of virus from certified seed potato stocks in Tasmania
Managing the hidden threat of PVS and PVX in seed potato crops
Managing Viruses in Tasmanian Seed Potato Stocks
New irrigation project to improve energy and water use efficiency on Tasmanian vegetable farms
New Zealand Institute for Crop and Food Research Limited (Christchurch, New Zealand) and 2005 Annual Meeting of the American Phytopathological Society (Austin, Texas, USA)
Occurrence of viruses within Tasmanian vegetable crops and identification of a novel Polerovirus infecting pea; Australasian Plant Pathology
Prevalence and Incidence of Potato Carlavirus S (PVS) and Potato Potexvirus X (PVX) in Tasmanian Seed Potato Crops; 2nd Joint Conference of the International Working Group on Legume and Vegetable Viruses
Producing more with less using retro-fit telemetry to reduce energy and water consumption during carrot production; 16th Australian Agronomy Conference
Spatiotemporal spread of Potato carlavirus S and Potato potexvirus X in seed potato in Tasmania, Australia; Plant Health Progress
Spread of Potato Carlavirus S (PVS) and Potato Potexvirus X (PVX) In Seed Potato Crops In Tasmania, Australia; IX International Plant Virus Epidemiology Symposium
Strain characterisation of Potato virus from seed potato in Tasmania, Australia; 16th Biennial Australasian Plant Pathology Society Conference
Strain characterization of potato virus S isolates from Tasmania, Australia; Plant Disease: An International Journal of Applied Plant Pathology
The environmental impact of potato production
Update on viruses in Tasmanian seed potatoes

Research Projects

Design and Demonstration of Precision Agriculture Irrigation Applied to Different Vegetable Crops; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Enhancing Environmental Sustainability in the Potato Processing Industry; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Improving Management of Potato Virus S Through a Better Understanding of Mechanisms of Virus Transmission; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Integrated Viral Disease Management in Vegetable Crops; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Mitigation of N2O Emissions in the National Vegetable Industry; Department of Agriculture (DoA (Cwth))

Research Candidate Supervision