Evaluation of beneficial rhizosphere and endorhizosphere microorganisms as bioinoculants for the control of soil borne root pathogens

  • Peas
  • Disease Management
  • Root Rots
  • University of Saskatchewan

Lead Investigator(s)

Dr. Fran Walley

Lead Investigator(s) Institution

University of Saskatchewan - Dept. of Soil Sciences


To isolate microorganisms from the rhizosphere and endorhizosphere of field pea roots and assess their biocontrol properties against Aphanomyces euteiches. To identify the biocontrol organisms using molecular techniques.

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Duration/Timeline of Project (Year to Year)

2015 - 2017