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Researcher: Jones, S (Dr Suzie Jones)

Fields of Research

Plant Pathology
Crop and Pasture Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)
Horticultural Crop Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)

Research Objectives

Horticultural Crops
Vegetables
Plant Extract Crops (e.g. Pyrethrum, Jojoba)
Industrial Crops

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

2888 pilot study: Understanding the infection and population biology of poppy downy mildew for improved crop resistance
A new foliar disease of pyrethrum caused by Microsphaeropsis sp; Phytopathology
A polymerase chain reaction assay for ascosporic inoculum of Sclerotinia species; New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural Science
Baseline sensitivity of Australian Phoma ligulicola isolates from pyrethrum to azoxystrobin and difenoconazole; Journal of Phytopathology
Bean disease study
Biology and control of the systemic form of poppy downy mildew
Characterisation of cultural, biological and molecular variability of Phoma ligulicola isolates associated with Ray Blight disease of Pyrethrum and Chrysanthemum
Characterization of mating type genes supports the hypothesis that Stagonosporopsis chrysanthemi is homothallic and provides evidence that Stagonosporopsis tanaceti is heterothallic; Current Genetics
Development of an onion white rot forecast model for Tasmania
Durable management of ray blight disease (Phoma ligulicola) of pyrethrum. Sub pro-program 3e of Horticulture Australia Ltd Project PY09002
Effect of Cultivar on Ray Blight Disease (Update on 2006/07 glasshouse experiment)
Efficacy of fungicides for control of ray blight and Sclerotinia crown rot in Tasmanian pyrethrum fields
Epidemiology and management of white mould (Sclerotinia sclerotiorum) of beans
First Report of Boeremia Blight caused by Boeremia exigua var. exigua on pyrethrum in Australia; Plant Disease
First report of systemic downy mildew of opium poppy caused by Peronospora somniferi in Australia; Plant Disease
First Report of Systemic Downy Mildew of Opium Poppy Caused by Peronospora somniferi in Australia; Plant Disease
Joint meeting of the American Phytopathological Society (APS), The Canadian Phytopathological Society (CPS) and the Mycological Society of America (MSA)
Managing the nematode threat: Final report for project MT09067
Onion fungi trial on course
Phylogenetic relationships inferred from translation elongation factor 1-alpha sequences between Phoma ligulicola isolates causing disease on pyrethrum and chrysanthemum; Phytopathology
Seedborne Infection of Pyrethrum by Phoma ligulicola; Plant Disease
Sensitivity of Australian Sclerotinia sclerotiorum isolates from bean fields to boscalid; New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural Science
Site-specific risk factors of white mould epidemics in bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) in Tasmania, Australia; New Zealand Journal of Crop and Horticultural Science
Spatial characteristics of white mould epidemics and the development of sequential sampling plans in Australian bean fields; Plant Pathology: A Record of Current Work on Plant Diseases and Pests
Susceptibility of Tasmanian pyrethrum selections to ray blight disease
Tan spot: a new disease of pyrethrum caused by Microsphaeropsis tanaceti sp.nov; Plant Pathology
Towards a Durable Management Strategy for Ray Blight Disease in Tasmanian Pyrethrum Crops (LP0560562)
Towards a Durable Management Strategy for Ray Blight Disease in Tasmanian Pyrethrum Crops (LP056062)
Towards a Durable Management Strategy of Ray Blight Disease in Tasmanian Pyrethrum Crops
Travel Report
Understanding the infection and population biology of poppy downy mildew for improved crop resistance
White mould, caused by the fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

Research Projects

Development of an onion white root rot forecasting model for Tasmania; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Durable Management of Ray Blight Disease; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Understanding the Infection and Population Biology of Poppy Downy Mildew for Improved Crop Resistance; Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA)
Biology and control of the systemic form of poppy downy mildew
Pilot Study: Understanding the Infection and Population Biology of Poppy Downy Mildew for Improved Crop Resistance

Research Candidate Supervision