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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Barbara J Smith
Research Plant Pathologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effect of nitrogen fertilization and fungicides on Botryosphaeria stem blight lesion development on detached blueberry stems -
Smith, B.J. and Miller-Butler, M.A. 2016. Effect of nitrogen fertilization and fungicides on Botryosphaeria stem blight lesion development on detached stems. Abstract Book XI International Vaccinium Symposium, University of Florida Gainesville, FL. Page 179
Xylella fastidiosa in rabbiteye blueberry in Louisiana is genetically similar to a strain found in Southern highbush blueberry in Georgia -
2016 Ferguson, M.H., Clark, C.A., Smith, B.J., 2016. Xylella fastidiosa in rabbiteye blueberry in Louisiana is genetically similar to a strain found in Southern highbush blueberry in Georgia. Phytopathology 106:S2.8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-106-4-S2.8.
Botryosphaeria Stem Blight on Blueberries: Effect of Vaccinium Cultivar, Botryosphaeriaceae Species and Temperature -
Smith, B.J. and Miller-Butler, M.A. 2016. Botryosphaeria stem blight on blueberries: effect of Vaccinium cultivar, Botryosphaeriaceae species and temperature. Abstract Book XI International Vaccinium Symposium, University of Florida Gainesville, FL. Page 177.
Effect of cultural practices and fungicide treatments on the severity of Phytophthora root rot of blueberries grown in Mississippi -
Miller-Butler, M., Smith, B.J. 2016. Effect of cultural practices and fungicide treatments on the severity of Phytophthora root rot of blueberries grown in Mississippi. Abstract Book XI International Vaccinium Symposium, University of Florida Gainesville, FL. Page 178.
Effects of Phytophthora cinnamomi isolate, inoculum delivery method, flood, and drought on vigor, disease severity and mortality of blueberry plants -
Smith, B.J. and Miller-Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Sakhanokho, H. F. 2016. Effects of Phytophthora cinnamomi isolate, inoculum delivery method, flood, and drought on vigor, disease severity and mortality of blueberry plants. Abstract Book XI International Vaccinium Symposium, University of Florida Gainesville, FL. Page 180.
Xylella fastidiosa is associated with reduced yield and altered fruit quality in a rabbiteye blueberry orchard in Louisiana but does not appear to spread rapidly -
2016 Ferguson, M.H., Clark, C., Smith, B. 2016. Xylella fastidiosa is associated with reduced yield and altered fruit quality in a rabbiteye blueberry orchard in Louisiana but does not appear to spread rapidly. Abstract Book XI International Vaccinium Symposium, University of Florida Gainesville, FL. Page 171
Screening strawberry plants for anthracnose disease resistance using traditional and molecular techniques -
. M. A. Miller-Butler, K. J. Curry, B. R. Kreiser, & B. J. Smith. 2016. Screening Strawberry Plants for Anthracnose Disease Resistance Using Traditional and Molecular Techniques. Journal of Mississippi Academy of Sciences. 61:1, 24-25.
Efficacy of Fungicides for Control of Rosette and Post-harvest Fruit Diseases of Blackberries -
2015 Smith, B.J., Miller Butler, M.A. 2015. Efficacy of Fungicides for Control of Rosette and Post-harvest Fruit Diseases of Blackberries. Eleventh International Rubus Ribes Symposium Program. p. 28.
Sweetie Pie Thornless Blackberry -
Stringer, S.J., Smith, B.J., Marshall-Shaw, D.A., Sampson, B.J., Adamczyk Jr, J.J. 2015. Sweetie Pie Thornless Blackberry. International Rubus Ribes Symposium. page 47.
Evaluation of Blackberry Cultivars Adapted to the Southeastern United States for Rosette and Post-Harvest Fruit Diseases -
2015 Smith, B.J., Miller Butler, M.A. 2015. Evaluation of Blackberry Cultivars Adapted to the Southeastern United States for Rosette and Post-Harvest Fruit Diseases. Eleventh International Rubus Ribes Symposium Program, p. 29.
Alternative strawberry disease management strategy: combing low UV-C irradiation in dark, disabling pathogen’s UV-C repair mechanism, and preventing pathogen establishment with biocontrol agents -
Janisiewicz, W.J., Takeda, F., Smith, B.J., Glenn, D.M. 2015. Alternative strawberry disease management strategy: combing low UV-C irradiation in dark, disabling pathogen’s UV-C repair mechanism, and preventing pathogen establishment with biocontrol agents [abstract]. North American Strawberry Growers Association. p. 20.
Screening for anthracnose disease resistance in strawberry using a detached leaf assay -
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B.R., Smith, B.J., Blythe, E.K. 2015. Screening for anthracnose disease resistance in strawberry using a detached leaf assay. North American Strawberry Conference Abstracts. p. 19.
Mortality of container-grown blueberry plants inoculated with Phytophthora cinnamomi Rands -
Smith, B.J., Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J. 2015. Mortality of container-grown blueberry plants inoculated with Phytophthora cinnamomi Rands. Mississippi Academy of Sciences Proceedings. 60:43.
Morphological and cytomolecular assessment of intraspecific variability in scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum L.) Reprint Icon -
Sakhanokho, H.F., Islam-Faridi, M.N., Blythe, E., Smith, B.J., Rajasekaran, K., Majid, M. 2014. Morphological and cytomolecular assessment of intraspecific variability in scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum L.). Journal of Crop Improvement. 28:437-4453.
Limited fungicide applications affect foliar and fruit disease severity and phytochemical content of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.) -
Smith, B.J. 2013. Limited fungicide applications affect foliar and fruit disease severity and phytochemical content of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.). Pharmaceutical Crops. 4:21-37.
Screening strawberry (Fragria x ananassa) germplasm for anthracnose disease resistance using traditional techniques and molecular makers -
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B., Smith, B.J. 2013. Screening strawberry (Fragria x ananassa) germplasm for anthracnose disease resistance using traditional techniques and molecular makers. Phytopathology. 103(Supp.2):97.http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-103-6-S2.1
Fungicide applications affect fruit diseases and quality of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.) -
Smith, B.J. 2013. Fungicide applications affect fruit diseases and quality of muscadine grape (Vitis rotundifolia Michx.). American Phytopathology Society. 103:S2.135-136.
Comparisons of electronic and visual ratings of strawberry leaves inoculated with two colletotrichum species -
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K., Kreiser, B., Smith, B.J. 2013. Comparisons of electronic and visual ratings of strawberry leaves inoculated with two colletotrichum species. Mississippi Academy of Sciences Proceedings. 58:29-30.
"Pearl" southern highbush blueberry -
Stringer, S.J., Draper, A., Spiers, J., Marshall, D.A., Smith, B.J. 2013. "Pearl" southern highbush blueberry. HortScience. 48:130-131.
Mummy berry disease -
Exobasidium leaf and fruit spot -
Smith, B.J. 2012. Exobasidium leaf and fruit spot. Trade Journal Publication. 1(3):10-12.
Evaluation of fruit rot disease resistance in muscadine grapes (Vitis rotundifolia Michx) -
Xu, X., Lu, J., Smith, B.J., Ren, Z., Bradley, F. 2012. Evaluation of fruit rot disease resistance in muscadine grapes (Vitis rotundifolia Michx). HortScience. 47(9):S386.
Visual and electronic comparisons of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with two Colletotrichum species -
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B.R., Smith, B.J. 2012. Visual and electronic comparisons of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with two Colletotrichum species. Phytopathology. 102:S2.8.
Fungicide resistance profiles for 13 Botrytis cinerea isolated from strawberry in southeastern Louisiana -
Wedge, D.E., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B., Curry, A., Abril, M., Smith, B.J. 2013. Fungicide resistance profiles for 13 Botrytis cinerea isolated from strawberry in southeastern Louisiana. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13(4):413-429.
Botryosphaeria stem blight of southern blueberries: effect of temperature on infection and lesion development -
Smith, B.J., Miller Butler, M.A. 2012. Botryosphaeria stem blight of southern blueberries: effect of temperature on infection and lesion development. Phytopathology. 102:S4.111.
Strawberry anthracnose: progress toward control through science -
Smith, B.J. 2012. Strawberry anthracnose: progress toward control through science. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13:91-102.
A microtiter assay shows effectivness of fungicides for control of Colletotrichum spp from strawberry -
Smith, B.J., Wedge, D.E., Pace, P.F. 2012. A microtiter assay shows effectivness of fungicides for control of Colletotrichum spp from strawberry. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13:1-2, 205-216.
Comparison of visual and electronic evaluations of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with colletotrichum species -
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Kreiser, B.R., Smith, B.J. 2012. Comparison of visual and electronic evaluations of detached strawberry leaves inoculated with colletotrichum species. International Journal of Fruit Science. 13:114-125.
Survival of southern highbush blueberry cultivars in Phytophthora Root Rot Infested fields in South Mississippi -
Smith, B.J. 2012. Survival of southern highbush blueberry cultivars in Phytophthora Root Rot Infested fields in South Mississippi. International Journal of Fruit Science. 12:146–155. DOI: 10.1080/15538362.2011.619361.
Efficiacy of bumble bee disseminated biological control agents for control of Botrytis Blossom blight of Rabbiteye Blueberry -
Smith, B.J., Sampson, B.J., Walter, M. 2012. Efficiacy of bumble bee disseminated biologica control agents for control of Botrytis Blossom blight of Rabbiteye Blueberry. International Journal of Fruit Science. 12:156–168, DOI: 10.1080/15538362.2011.619359.
Influence of Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium on the Severity of Strawberry Anthracnose Crown Rot -
Smith, B.J. 2009. Influence of Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium on the Severity of Strawberry Anthracnose Crown Rot. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 842:235-238.
Botryosphaeria Stem Blight -
Botryosphaeria Cane Canker -
Rosette (Double Blossom) -
Greenhouse and Field Evaluation of the Natural Saponin CAY-1, for Control of Several Strawberry Diseases -
Abril, M., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., De Lucca Ii, A.J., Boue, S.M., Wedge, D.E. 2009. Greenhouse and Field Evaluation of the Natural Saponin CAY-1, for Control of Several Strawberry Diseases. International Journal of Fruit Science. 9:3,211-220.
Botryosphaeria Stem Blight of Southern Blueberries: Cultivar Susceptibility and Effect of Chemical Treatments -
Smith, B.J. 2009. Botryosphaeria Stem Blight of Southern Blueberries: Cultivar Susceptibility and Effect of Chemical Treatments. Acta Horticulturae 810:385-394.
Nitrogen Fertilizer Affects the Severity of Anthracnose Crown Rot Disease of Greenhouse Grown Strawberries -
Smith, B.J. 2009. Nitrogen Fertilizer Affects the Severity of Anthracnose Crown Rot Disease of Greenhouse Grown Strawberries. Online. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2009-0609-01-RS.
Strawberry Anthracnose: Cultural Control Options -
Smith, B.J. 2009. Strawberry Anthracnose: Cultural Control Options. North American Strawberry Conference Proceedings pgs. 160-173.
Survey of Blueberry (Vaccinium spp.) Problems in the Gulf South -
Miller Butler, M.A., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., Braswell, J. 2009. Survey of Blueberry (Vaccinium spp.) Problems in the Gulf South. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) 810:369-378.
Cultural Practices and Chemical Treatments Affect Phytophthora Root Rot Severity of Blueberries Grown in Southern Mississippi -
Smith, B.J. 2008. Cultural Practices and Chemical Treatments Affect Phytophthora Root Rot Severity of Blueberries Grown in Southern Mississippi. International Journal of Fruit Science 8:173-181.
Development of a Miniaturized 24-well Strawberry Leaf Disk Bioassay for Evaluating Natural Fungicides -
Wang, X., Wedge, D.E., Tabanca, N., Johnson, R.D., Cutler, S.J., Pace, P., Smith, B.J., Zhou, L. 2008. Development of a Miniaturized 24-well Strawberry Leaf Disk Bioassay for Evaluating Natural Fungicides. Natural Product Communications. 3(7):1079-1084.
Evaluation of CAY-1, an Experimental, Natural Fungicide for Control of Strawberry Pathogens -
Abril, M., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., De Lucca Ii, A.J., Boue, S.M., Wedge, D.E. 2009. Evaluation of CAY-1, an Experimental, Natural Fungicide for Control of Strawberry Pathogens. Acta Horticulturae. 842:295-298.
Improved Microassays Used to Test Natural Product-Based and Conventional Fungicides on Plant Pathogenic Fungi -
Abril, M., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., Wedge, D.E. 2008. Improved Microassays Used to Test Natural Product-Based and Conventional Fungicides on Plant Pathogenic Fungi. Plant Disease. 92(1):106-112.
Developmental Stage and Temperature Affect Strawberry Flower and Fruit Susceptibility to Anthracnose -
Smith, B. J. Developmental Stage and Temperature Affect Strawberry Flower and Fruit Susceptibility to Anthracnose. Pages 55-57. In: Takeda, F., D. T. Handley, and E. B. Poling (ed.). Proc. 2007 North American Strawberry Symposium. North American Strawberry Growers Association, Kemptville, ON Canada. 2007.
Response of ‘Treasure’ and 22 Florida Strawberry Genotypes to the Anthracnose Pathogens Colletotrichum acutatum, C. fragariae, and C. gloeosporioides -
Chang, P., and Smith, B. J. Response of 'Treasure' and 22 Florida strawberry genotypes to the anthracnose pathogens Colletotrichum acutatum, C. fragariae, and C. gloeosporioides. Pages 69-73. In: Takeda, F., D. T. Handley, and E. B. Poling (ed.). Proc. 2007 N. American Strawberry Symposium. North American Strawberry Growers Association, Kemptville, ON Canada. p. 69-73. 2007.
Genotypic and Phenotypic Comparisons Among Isolates of Colletotrichum species from Strawberry and Other Fruit Crops -
Smith, B.J., Chen, J., Albibi, R. 2008. Genotypic and Phenotypic Comparisons Among Isolates of Colletotrichum species from Strawberry and Other Fruit Crops. North American Strawberry Conference Proceedings. 2007:87-93.
Evaluation of Elite Native Strawberry Germplasm for Resistance to Anthracnose Crown Rot Disease Caused by Colletotrichum Species -
Lewers, K.S., Turechek, W., Hokanson, S.C., Maas, J.L., Hancock, J.F., Serce, S., Smith, B.J. 2007. Evaluation of Elite Native Strawberry Germplasm for Resistance to Anthracnose Crown Rot Disease Caused by Colletotrichum Species. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 132 (6):842-849.2007.
EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PATHOLOGY OF STRAWBERRY ANTHRACNOSE: A NORTH AMERICAN PERSPECTIVE -
Smith, B.J. 2008. Epidemiology and pathology of strawberry anthracnose: a north american perspective. HortScience 43:69-73.
Fungicide Management Strategies for Control of Strawberry Fruit Rot Diseases in Louisiana and Mississippi -
Wedge, D.E., Smith, B.J., Quebedeaux, J.P., Constantin, R.J. 2007. Fungicide Management Strategies for Control of Strawberry Fruit Rot Diseases in Louisiana and Mississippi. Crop Protection Journal. 26:1449-1458.
Effects of Cultural Practices and Chemical Treatments on Phytophthora Root Rot Severity of Blueberries Grown in Southern Mississippi -
Smith, B.J. 2006. Effects of Cultural Practices and Chemical Treatments on Phytophthora Root Rot Severity of Blueberries Grown in Southern Mississippi. Blueberry Research Extension North American Workers Conference Proceedings. pp. 148-154.
Efficacy of Two Novel Fungicides for Control of Strawberry Anthracnose -
Abril, M., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., Wedge, D.E. 2006. Efficacy of Two Novel Fungicides for Control of Strawberry Anthracnose. Phytopathology. 95:S2.
In vitro response of strawberry cultivars and somaclones to colletotrichum acutatum -
Hammerschlag, F.A., Garces, S., Koch-Dean, M.K., Ray, S.A., Lewers, K.S., Maas, J.L., Smith, B.J. 2006. In vitro response of strawberry cultivars and somaclones to colletotrichum acutatum. Plant Cell Tissue And Organ Culture. 84:255-261.
SENSITIVITY OF SELECTED PLANT PATHOGENIC FUNGI TO SAMPANGINE AND ITS ANALOGS -
Abril, M., Curry, K.J., Wedge, D.E., Smith, B.J. 2005. Sensitivity of selected plant pathogenic fungi to sampangine and its analogs. Phytopathology vol.95, no.6:S2.
Evaluation of Post-harvest disease Resistance in Blackberry Genotypes -
Kidd, J., Clark, J.R., Fenn, P., Smith, B.J. 2004. Evaluation of Post-harvest disease Resistance in Blackberry Genotypes. Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station Research Series. p. 18-19.
'DeSoto' a New Semi-Dwarf Rabbiteye (V. asheii, Reade) Blueberry -
Stringer, S.J., Smith, B.J., Spiers, J.M., Draper, A. 2006. 'DeSoto' a New Semi-Dwarf Rabbiteye (V. asheii, Reade) Blueberry. Acta Horticulturae. 715:97-100. International Symposium on Vaccinium Culture.
PHYTOPHTHORA ROOT ROT AND BOTRYOSPHAERIA STEM BLIGHT: IMPORTANT DISEASES OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRIES IN SOUTHERN UNITED STATES -
Smith, B.J. 2006. Phytophthora root rot and botryosphaeria stem blight: important diseases of southern highbush blueberries in southern united states. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 715:473-480.
Method to Determine Chilling Requirements in Blueberries -
Spiers, J.M., Marshall, D.A., Smith, B.J., Braswell, J.H. 2006. Method to Determine Chilling Requirements in Blueberries. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS). 715:105-110.
SPRING FREEZE DAMAGE TO RABBITEYE BLUEBERRY BUDS AND BERRIES -
Marshall, D.A., Spiers, J.M., Smith, B.J. 2006. Spring freeze damage to rabbiteye blueberry buds and berries. Acta Horticulturae. (ISHS) 715:101-104
DISCOVERY AND EVALUATION OF NATURAL PRODUCT-BASED FUNGICIDES FOR DISEASE CONTROL OF SMALL FRUITS -
Wedge, D.E., Smith, B.J. Inderjit, Mukerji, K.G., editors. Springer, The Netherlands. Discovery and evaluation of natural product-based fungicides for disease control of small fruits. 2006. p. 1-15.
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
AN OVERVIEW OF STRAWBERRY ANTHRACNOSE IN NORTH AMERICA -
Smith, B.J. 2004. An overview of strawberry anthracnose in north america. Strawberry International Symposium Proceedings, p.28.
USDA-ARS STRAWBERRY ANTHRACNOSE RESISTANCE BREEDING PROGRAM -
Smith, B.J. 2006. USDA-ARS strawberry anthracnose resistance breeding program. Acta Horticulturae 708:-463-470.
IN VITRO RESPONSE OF STRAWBERRY CULTIVARS AND SOMACLONES TO COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM. -
Hammerschlag, F.A., Garces, S., Dean, M.K., Ray, S.A., Lewers, K.S., Maas, J.L., Smith, B.J. 2004. In vitro response of strawberry cultivars and somaclones to colletotrichum acutatum.. Hortscience. 39:754.
'OVATION' STRAWBERRY -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. 'ovation' strawberry. Hortscience. 37:1785-1788
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO BOTRYOSPHAERIA STEM BLIGHT -
Smith, B.J. 2004. SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO BOTRYOSPHAERIA STEM BLIGHT. Blueberry Research Extension North American Workers Conference Proceedings. pg. 193-201.
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CLUTIVARS TO BOTRYOSPHAERIA STEM BIGHT -
Smith, B.J., Hokanson, S.L., Hancock, J.F., Maas, J.L. 2004. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry clutivars to Botryosphaeria stem bight. Phytopathology. 94:S147
ROSETTE (DOUBLE BLOSSOM) OF BLACKBERRY -
Smith, B.J. 2004. Rosette (double blossom) of blackberry. Proceedings of the North American Bramble Growers Association Annual Meeting. pp. 27-30
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. Minnesota Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association.
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. Wisconsin Berry Growers Association.
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. Northland Berry News.
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.J., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. Pennsylvania Vegetable Growers News.
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. North American Strawberry Growers Newsletter.
FUNGICIDE MANAGEMENT OF FRUIT DISEASES OF STRAWBERRY IN LOUISIANA AND MISSISSIPPI -
Smith, B.J., Constantin, R.J., Quebedeaux, J.P., Wedge, D.E. 2004. Fungicide management of fruit diseases of strawberry in Louisiana and Mississippi. Phytopathology. 94:S169
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. American Fruit Grower.
THE USDA-ARS AT BELTSVILLE RELEASES 'OVATION' STRAWBERRY. -
Lewers, K.S., Enns, J.M., Wang, S.Y., Maas, J.L., Galletta, G.J., Hokanson, S.C., Clark, J.R., Demchak, K., Funt, R.C., Nonnecke, G.R., Probasco, P.R., Jelenkovic, G.L., Garrison, S.A., Smith, B.J., Smith, B.R., Weber, C.A. 2004. The usda-ars at beltsville releases 'ovation' strawberry.. Ohio Fruit Growers Society.
EVALUATION OF NATIVE STRAWBERRY GERMPLASM FOR RESISTENCE TO ANTHRACNOSE -
Smith, B.J., Hokanson, S.C., Lewers, K.S., Hancock, J.F., Maas, J.L., Serce, S. 2003. Evaluation of native strawberry germplasm for resistence to anthracnose. Phytopathology. 93:S79-S80
EFFECT OF CERCOSPORELLA RUBI ON BLACKBERRY FLORAL BUD DEVELOPMENT -
Lyman, M.R., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J., Diehl, S.V. 2004. Effect of Cercosporella rubi on blackberry floral bud development. Plant Disease. 88:195-204
RESULTS OF 2002 STRAWBERRY FUNGICIDE STUDY, HAMMOND, LA -
Constantin, R.J., Quebedeaux, J.P., Smith, B.J., Wedge, D.E. 2003. Results of 2002 strawberry fungicide study, Hammond, La. The Southern Fruit Fellowship Newsletter 2003.
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO BOTRYOSPHAERIA STEM BIGHT -
Smith, B.J. 2004. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry cultivars to botryosphaeria stem bight. Small Fruit Reviews. Vol.3, No. 1/2, 2004, pp. 193-201.
DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARDIZED TECHNIQUES FOR SCREENING NATURAL PRODUCT FUNGICIDES -
Curry, K.J., Wedge, D.E., Smith, B.J. 2004. Development of standardized techniques for screening natural product fungicides. Phytopathology. 94:S167
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO PHYTOPHTHORA ROOT ROT AND BOTRYOSPHAERIA STEM BIGHT -
Smith, B.J. 2003. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry cultivars to phytophthora root rot and botryosphaeria stem bight. Southeastern Professional Fruit Workers Conference Proceedings pg.18-30.
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO STEM BLIGHT -
Smith, B.J. 2003. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry cultivars to stem blight. Meeting Abstract pg. 252.
A MICROTITER ASSAY DEMONSTRATES SENSITIVITY AND RESISTANCE PROFILES OF BOTRYTIS CINEREA ISOLATES FROM LOUISIANA STRAWBERRY FARMS -
WEDGE, D.E., CURRY, K.J., BOUDREAUX, J.E., PACE, P.F., SMITH, B.J. A MICROTITER ASSAY DEMONSTRATES SENSITIVITY AND RESISTANCE PROFILES OF BOTRYTIS CINEREA ISOLATES FROM LOUISIANA STRAWBERRY FARMS. ADVANCES IN STRAWBERRY RESEARCH. 2003. v.20. p. 27-33.
PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF STRAWBERRY FUNGICIDE STUDY -
Constantin, R.J., Quebedeaux, J.P., Smith, B.J., Wedge, D.E. 2003. Preliminary results of strawberry fungicide study. Citrus, Fruit and Nut Research Summary 2001-2002. Louisiana State University Agricultural Center Strawberry Research Summary. 147:88-93.
GENETIC DIVERSITY AND PATHOGENIC VARIABILITY AMONG ISOLATES OF COLLETOTRICHUM SPECSIS FROM STRAWBERRY -
Denoyes-Rothan, B., Guerin, G., Delye, C., Smith, B.J., Minz, D., Maymon, M., Freeman, S. 2003. Genetic diversity and pathogenic variability among isolates of Colletotrichum species from strawberry. Phytopathology. 93:219-228
BLACKBERRY ROSETTE (CERCOSPORELLA RUBI): EPIDEMIOLOGY AND CONTROL -
LIMITED FUNGICIDE APPLICATIONS AFFECT BERRY ROT SEVERITY AND RESVERATROL CONTENT OF MUSCADINE GRAPES -
Smith, B.J., Magee, J.B. 2002. Limited fungicide applications affect berry rot severity and resveratrol content of muscadine grapes. Phytopathology. 92:577.
BREEDING STRAWBERRIES (FRAGARIA X ANANASSA) FOR RESISTANCE TO ANTHRACNOSE CAUSED BY COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM -
Ballington, J.R., Shuman, J.L., Smith, B.J., Hokanson, S.C., Gimenez, G. 2002. Breeding strawberries (Fragaria x ananassa) for resistance to anthracnose caused by Colletotrichum acutatum. Acta Horticulturae. 567:89-92
STRAWBERRY ANTHRACNOSE: HISTOPATHOLOGY OF COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM AND C. FRAGARIAE -
Curry, K.J., Abril, M., Avant, J.B., Smith, B.J. 2002. Strawberry anthracnose: histopathology of Colletotrichum acutatum and C. fragariae. Phytopathology. 92:1055-1063
THE HOST-PATHOGEN RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CERCOSPORELLA RUBI AND BALCKBERRY (RUBUS SP.) CULTIVAR 'SHAWNEE'. -
Lyman, M.R., Curry, K.J., Smith, B.J. 2002. The host-pathogen relationship between cercosporella rubi and balckberry (rubus sp.) cultivar 'shawnee'.. Proceedings of the Mississippi Agricultural Pest Managment Joint Conference.
EPIDEMIOLOGY AND CONTROL OF BLACKBERRY ROSETTE CAUSED BY THE FUNGUS(CERCOSPORELLA RUBI) -
Smith, B.J., Killebrew, J.F. 2002. Epidemiology and control of blackberry rosette caused by the fungus(Cercosporella rubi). Acta Horticulturae. 585:319-320.
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF VEGETATIVE TISSUES OF FRUIT AND VEGETABLE HOSTS TO INFECTION BY VARIOUS COLLETOTRICHUM SPECIES -
Smith, B.J. 2002. Susceptibility of vegetative tissues of fruit and vegetable hosts to infection by various Colletotrichum species. Acta Horticulturae. 567:631-634.
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO PHYTOPHTHORA ROOT ROT -
Smith, B.J. 2002. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry cultivars to Phytophthora root rot. Acta Horticulturae. 574:75-77
INCREASED RESISTANCE TO COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM IS EXHIBITED BY LEAF EXPLANT REGENERANTS DERIVED FROM SEVERAL STRAWBERRY CULTIVARS -
Garces, S., Hammerschlag, F.A., Maas, J.L., Koch-Dean, M., Smith, B.J. 2002. Increased resistance to colletotrichum acutatum is exhibited by leaf explant regenerants derived from several strawberry cultivars. North American Strawberry Conference Proceedings. 5:54-57
RESVERATROL CONTENT OF MUSCADINE BERRIES IS AFFECTED BY DISEASE CONTROL SPRAY PROGRAM -
Magee, J.B., Smith, B.J., Rimando, A.M. 2002. Resveratrol content of muscadine berries is affected by disease control spray program. Hortscience. 37:358-361
REGENERANTS, DERIVED FROM LEAF EXPLANTS OF SEVERAL STRAWBERRY CULTIVARS, EXHIBIT INCREASED LEVELS OF RESISTANCE TO THE FUNGAL PATHOGEN COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM. -
Hammerschlag, F.A., Garces, S., Koch-Dean, M., Maas, J.L., Smith, B.J. Regenerants, derived from leaf explants of several strawberry cultivars, exhibit increased levels of resistance to the fungal pathogen colletotrichum acutatum.. In Vitro Cellular And Developmental Biology. 37:34A
ANTHRACNOSE OF STRAWBERRY I: EARLY ONTOGENY OF COLLETOTRICHUM FRAGARIAE -
Avant, J., Curry, K., Smith, B.J. 2001. Anthracnose of strawberry I: Early ontogeny of colletotrichum fragariae. Phytopathology. 94:S4.
ANTHRACNOSE OF STRAWBERRY II:TROPHIC RELATIONSHIPS OF COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM AND C. FRAGARIAE -
Abril, M., Curry, K., Smith, B.J. 2001. Anthracnose of strawberry ii:Trophic relationships of Colletotrichum acutatum and C. fragariae. Phytopathology. 91:S2.
POPULATION DYNAMICS OF COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM AND C. GLOEOSPORIOIDES CAUSING FRUIT ROTS IN THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES AS INFERRED BY RAPID ANALYSIS -
Chen, J., Albibi, R., Smith, B.J. 2001. Population dynamics of Colletotrichum acutatum and C. gloeosporioides causing fruit rots in the southeastern united states as inferred by rapid analysis. Phytopathology. 91:S16
ACTIVITY OF THE FUNGUS COLLETOTRICHUM FRAGARIAE IN THE EARLY STAGES OF INFECTION IN STRAWBERRY -
TROPHIC RELATIONS OF COLLETORICHUM ACUTATUM AND C. FRAGARIAE IN STRAWBERRY (FRAGARIA X ANANASSA) -
OBSERVATION OF EARLY INFECTION OF STRAWBERRY BY COLLETOTRICHUM FRAGARIAE -
THE HOST-PATHOGEN RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CERCOSPORELLA RUBI AND BLACKBERRY CULTIVAR 'SHAWNEE' (RUBUS SP.) -
STRAWBERRY CULTIVAR AND FUNGICIDE TRIALS IN SOUTH MISSISSIPPI -
INCREASED RESISTANCE TO COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM IS EXHIBITED BY LEAF EXPLANT REGENERANTS DERIVED FROM SEVERAL STRAWBERRY CULTIVARS -
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO PHYTOPHTHORA ROOT ROT -
Smith, B.J. 2004. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry cultivars to Phytophthora root rot. Meeting Abstract. p.3
SCREENING STRAWBERRY IN VITRO FOR RESPONSE TO COLLETOTRICHUYM ACUTATUM -
Garces, S., Koch-Dean, M., Maas, J.L., Smith, B.J., Hammerschlag, F.A. Screening strawberry in vitro for response to colletotrichuym acutatum. Hortscience. 35:445
SCREENING STRAWBERRY IN VITRO FOR RESPONSE TO COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM -
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF VEGETATIVE TISSUES OF FRUIT AND VEGETABLE HOSTS TO INFECTION BY SEVERAL COLLETOTRICHUM SPECIES -
EFFECT OF FUNGICIDAL SPRAY PROGRAM ON RESVERATROL PRODUCTION OF MUSCADINE GRAPES (VITIS ROTUNDIFOLIA MICHX.) -
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO PHYTOPHTHORA ROOT ROT -
Smith, B.J. 2000. Susceptibility of southern highbush blueberry cultivars to Phytophthora root rot. Phytopathology. 90:S72
ANTHRACNOSE DISEASE IN STRAWBERRY (FRAGARIA X ANANASSA) CAUSED BY COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM AND COLLETOTRICHUM FRAGARIAE: AN ULTRASTRUCTURAL STUDY -
ULTRASTRUCTURAL LOCALIZATION OF CHITIN IN FUNGUS COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM IN STRAWBERRY -
USING 16S RDNA SEQUENCES AS SIGNATURE CHARACTERS TO IDENTIFY XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA -
Chen, J., Banks, D., Jarret, R.L., Chung, C.J., Smith, B.J. 2000. Using 16s + DNA sequences as signature characters to identify Xylella fastidiosa. Current Microbiology. 40:29-33
FUNGICIDE CONTROL OF FOLIAR AND FRUIT DISEASES OF MUSCADINE GRAPE (VITIS ROTUNDIFOLIA MICHX.) -
USING 16S RDNA SEQUENCES TO IDENTIFY XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA -
SPECIFIC DETECTION OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA PIERCE'S DISEASE STRAINS -
Banks, D., Albibi, R., Chen, J., Lamikanra, O., Jarret, R.L., Smith, B.J. 1999. Specific detection of Xylella fastidiosa Pierce's Disease strains. Current Microbiology. 39:85-88
IDENTIFICATION AND CONTROL OF BLOSSOM AND FRUIT DISEASES OF BLUEBERRIES -
DISEASE CONTROL SPRAY PROGRAM AFFECTS STORAGE QUALITY OF 'SUMMIT' MUSCADINE GRAPES -
Magee, J.B., Smith, B.J. 1999. Disease control spray program affects storage quality of 'summit' muscadine grapes. Hortscience.34:836
ROSETTE (DOUBLE BLOSSOM) OF BLACKBERRY -
RAPD FINGERPRINTING AND POPULATION ANALYSIS OF XYLELLA FASTIDIOSA PIERCE'S DISEASE STRAINS ISOLATED FROM A VINEYARD IN NORTH FLORIDA -
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO BOTRYTIS BLOSSOM BLIGHT -
EFFICACY OF FUNGICIDES FOR CONTROL OF BOTRYTIS BLOSSOM BLIGHT ON RABBITEYE BLUEBERRIES -
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO BOTRYTIS BLOSSOM BLIGHT -
SUSCEPTIBILITY OF SOUTHERN BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS TO BOTRYTIS BLOSSOM BLIGHT (B. CINEREA) AND THE EFFECT OF CHEMICAL TREATMENTS ON ITS SEVERITY -
'PELICAN' STRAWBERRY -
PERFORMANCE OF NEW MUSCADINE CULTIVARS AND SELECTIONS IN MISSISSIPPI -
NEW STRAWBERRIES FROM THE USDA COOPERATIVE BREEDING PROGRAMS -
ONTOGENY OF THE INITIAL INFECTION PROCESSES OF STRAWBERRY FRUIT BY COLLETOTRICHUM ACUTATUM -
HERITABILITY OF ROSETTE RESISTANCE IN BLACKBERRY -
THE USDA STRAWBERRY BREEDING PROGRAM -
COMPARISON OF THREE NEW SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS (VACCINIUM HYBRIDS, MOSTLY CORYMBOSUM) -
DETACHED STEM ASSAY TO EVALUATE THE SEVERITY OF STEM BLIGHT OF RABBITYE BLUEBERRY (VACCINIUM ASHEI) -
COMPARISON OF THREE NEW SOUTHERN HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY CULTIVARS -
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