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Cristina Pisani
Fruit and Tree Nut Research
Research Horticulturist

Phone: (478) 956-6451
Fax: (478) 956-6459

21 DUNBAR RD
BYRON, GA 310089805
Projects
Healthy, Sustainable Pecan Nut Production
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 437836

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Four chromosome scale genomes and a pan-genome annotation to accelerate pecan tree breeding Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lovell, J.T., Bentley, N.B., Bhattarai, G., Jenkins, J.W., Sreedasyam, A., Alarcon, Y., Bock, C., Boston, L.B., Carlson, J., Cervantes, K., Clermont, K., Duke, S., Krom, N., Kubenka, K., Mamidi, S., Mattison, C.P., Monteros, M.J., Pisani, C., Plott, C., Rajasekar, S., Rhein, H.S., Rohla, C., Song, M., St. Hilaire, R., Shu, S., Wells, L., Webber, J., Heerema, R.J., Klein, P.E., Conner, P., Wang, X., Grauke, L.J., Grimwood, J., Schmutz, J., Randall, J.J. 2021. Four chromosome scale genomes and a pan-genome annotation to accelerate pecan tree breeding. Nature Communications. 12:4125. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-24328-w.
First report of Macrophomina phaseolina, Fusarium brachygibbosum, and Lasiodiplodia theobromae causing fungal watermelon vine decline in Southwest and West-Central Florida - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Foliage and fruit susceptibility of a pecan provenance collection to scab, caused by Venturia effusa Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bock, C.H., Alarcon, Y., Conner, P.J., Young, C.A., Randall, J.J., Pisani, C., Grauke, L.J., Wang, X., Monteros, M.J. 2020. Foliage and fruit susceptibility of a pecan provenance collection to scab, caused by Venturia effusa. Center for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI) Invasive Species Compendium. 1:19. https://doi.org/10.1186/s43170-020-00020-9.
Organic amendments for pathogen and nematode control Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosskopf, E.N., Di Gioia, F., Hong, J.C., Pisani, C., Burelle, N.K. 2020. Organic amendments for pathogen and nematode control. Annual Review of Phytopathology. (58):277-311. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-phyto-080516-035608.
Fatty acid and volatile organic compound profiling of avocado germplasm grown under East-Central Florida conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ali, S., Plotto, A., Scully, B.T., Wood, D.R., Stover, E.W., Owens, N.D., Pisani, C., Ritenour, M., Anjum, M., Nawaz, A., Naz, A., Bai, J. 2020. Fatty acid and volatile organic compound profiling of avocado germplasm grown under East-Central Florida conditions. Scientia Horticulturae. 261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2019.109008.
First report of downy mildew caused by a Plasmopara halstedii on Ageratum houstonianum in the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pisani, C., Patel, P.C., Rosskopf, E.N., Abbasi, Mehrdad, Aime, M.C. 2019. First report of downy mildew caused by a Plasmopara halstedii on Ageratum houstonianum in the United States. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-06-19-1331-PDN.
Dissipation of fomesafen in fumigated, anaerobic soil disinfestation-treated, and organic-amended soil in Florida tomato production systems Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, Z., Di Gioia, F., Hwang, J., Hong, J.C., Ozores-Hampton, M., Zhao, X., Pisani, C., Rosskopf, E.N., Wilson, P.C. 2019. Dissipation of fomesafen in fumigated, anaerobic soil disinfestation-treated, and organic-amended soil in Florida tomato production systems. Pest Management Science. 10.1002/ps.5558.
Anaerobic soil disinfestation: Nutrient cycling and potential environmental impact - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Di Gioia, F., Hong, J.C., Ozores-Hampton, M., Zhao, X., Wilson, C., Albano, J.P., Li, Z., Pisani, C., Guo, H., Paudel, B., Butler, D., Rosskopf, E.N. 2020. Anaerobic soil disinfestation: Nutrient cycling and potential environmental impact. Acta Horticulturae. https://doi.org/1270.
Anaerobic soil disinfestation: Areawide project on obstacles and adoption Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rosskopf, E.N., Di Gioia, F., Hong, J.C., Ozores-Hampton, M., Zhao, X., Black, Z., Gao, Z., Wilson, C., Thomas, J., Jones, J., Butler, D.M., Shrestha, U., Sattanno, K., Delong, A., Swisher, M., Burelle, N.K., Wang, J., Li, Z., Shi, L., Pisani, C., Guo, H., Zhu, Q., Paudel, B., Johns, C.W., Finley, N.L., Muramoto, J., Albano, J.P., Shennan, C. 2020. Anaerobic soil disinfestation: Areawide project on obstacles and adoption. Acta Horticulturae. https://doi.org/10.17660.
Evaluating anaerobic soil disinfestation and other biological soil management strategies for open-field tomato production in Florida Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Paudel, B., Di Gioia, F., Zhao, X., Ozores-Hampton, M., Hong, J.C., Burelle, N.K., Pisani, C.N., Rosskopf, E.N. 2018. Evaluating anaerobic soil disinfestation and other biological soil management strategies for open-field tomato production in Florida. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1742170518000571.
Evaluation of Dominus® (allylisothiocyanate) for tomato and pepper production - (Abstract Only)
Anaerobic soil disinfestation: Nutrient cycling and potential environmental impact - (Abstract Only)
Anaerobic soil disinfestation: Areawide project on obstacles and adoption - (Abstract Only)
Bell pepper rootstock response to Phytophthora capsici under salinity stress - (Proceedings)
Crop-specific grafting methods, rootstocks and scheduling-tomato ()
Rosskopf, E.N., Pisani, C., Di Gioia, F. 2017. Crop-specific grafting methods, rootstocks and scheduling-tomato. Book Chapter. https://www.ars.usda.gov/research/publications/publication/?seqNo115=346557.
Crop-Specific Grafting Methods, Rootstocks and Scheduling-Tomato ()
Rosskopf, E.N., Pisani, C.N., Di Gioia, F. 2018. Crop-Specific Grafting Methods, Rootstocks and Scheduling-Tomato. In: Kubota, C., Miles, C., and Zhao, X., editors. Grafting Manual: How to Produce Grafted Vegetable Plants. SCRI Vegetable Grafting Org. p. 1-13.
Postharvest and sensory evaluation of selected ‘Hass’x‘Bacon’ and ‘Bacon’x ‘Hass’ avocado hybrids grown in East-Central Florida Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pisani, C.N., Ritenour, M.A., Stover, E.W., Plotto, A., Alessandro, R.T., Kuhn, D.N., Schnell II, R.J. 2017. Postharvest and sensory evaluation of selected ‘Hass’x‘Bacon’ and ‘Bacon’x ‘Hass’ avocado hybrids grown in East-Central Florida. HortScience. 52(6):880-886. https://doi:10.21273/HortSci.11375-16.