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California Agriculture, August 1977

Volume 31, Number 8

Research Articles

CUF 101, a new variety of alfalfa is resistant to the blue alfalfa aphid
by William F. Lehman, Mervin W. Nielson, Vern L. Marble, Ernest H. Stanford
pp4-5
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Program Review: Research seeks new ways to combat mosquitoes
by Edmond C. Loomis, Russell E. Fontaine, Robert M. Boardman
pp6-7
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Russet crack disease of sweet potatoes
by Robert N. Campbell, Robert W. Scheuerman, Dennis H. Hall
pp8-10
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Wheat and barley response to nitrogen
by Y. Paul Puri, Kenneth G. Baghott, John D. Prato
pp10-11
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Research Review: Antibiotic injections control pear decline disease
by James A. Beutel, William J. Moller, Forrest D. Cress
pp12-13
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Sunlight and temperature effects on corn growth and yield
by William G. Duncan, Donald L. Shaver, William A. Williams
pp13-14
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Four new shipping freestone peaches for California
by Claron O. Hesse
pp15
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Flue dusts as zinc fertilizers
by A. Lloyd Brown, Richard G. Burau, David R. Giger
pp16-17
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Ethephon has mixed effects on table grapes
by Fred Jensen, Harry Andris
pp18
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Corn tops sorghum in comparison trials
by Thomas E. Kearney, Karl H. Ingebretsen, John D. Prato
pp19
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Editorial, News, Letters and Science Briefs

EDITORIAL: A new era—but a continuing challenge
by J. B. Kendrick
pp2
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