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Researcher: Mengesha, WK (Mr Wossen Mengesha)

Fields of Research

Horticultural crop protection (incl. pests, diseases and weeds)

Research Objectives

Field grown vegetable crops
Essential oil crops

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A study of selected factors affecting efficacy of compost tea against several fungal pathogens of potato; Journal of Applied Microbiology
Diverse microbial communities in non-aerated compost teas suppress bacterial wilt; World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology
Evaluation of compost teas from matured agricultural waste, vermicompost and solid municipal waste composts to suppress bacterial wilt of potato; Australasian Soilborne Disease Symposium 2014
Status and future of compost tea in horticulture; 29th International Horticultural Congress 2014
Suppression of potato bacterial Wilt with non-aerated compost tea and factors which influence efficacy; Science Protecting Plant Health

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision