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Researcher: Dragar, VA (Dr Valerie Dragar)

Fields of Research

Horticultural production
Crop and pasture protection (incl. pests, diseases and weeds)

Research Objectives

Horticultural crops
Environmentally sustainable plant production
Ornamentals, natives, flowers and nursery plants

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Agronomic Aspects of the Cultivation of Olearia phlogopappa in Relation to Essential Oil Quality and Yield; Journal of Essential Oil Research
Increasing quality of Olearia phlogopappa essential oil through nutritional management
Investigation of the Variation in Chemical Composition of Tasmannia lanceolata Solvent Extracts; Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
Mineral Nutrition of Olearia Phlogopappa: Effect on Growth, Essential Oil Yield, and Composition; Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis
Reducing Fennel Stand Density Increases Pollen Production, Improving Potential for Pollination and Subsequent Oil Yield; HortScience
The development of a native plant (Olearia phlogopappa) as a new essential oil crop

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision