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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Inga Zasada
Plant Pathologist





 Inga Zasada

Inga Zasada

Research Plant Pathologist

3420 NW Orchard Avenue

Corvallis, OR  97330

Office: (541) 738-4051

Fax: (541) 738-4025  



The long term objective of our research program is to develop sustainable plant-parasitic nematode management systems for the small fruit industries.  Our specific goals are to:


  1. Develop economic thresholds for plant-parasitic nematodes important to small  fruits and understand under which conditions these thresholds apply;
  2. Develop production systems which promote root health and encourage the establishment of plant-parasitic nematode suppressive environments, and;
  3. Continue to provide information on the efficacy of current plant-parasitic nematode management strategies (nematicides, resistance, cover crops, etc.) relevant to the industries.






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Last Modified: 1/7/2013
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