Effect of green manure and Trichoderma harzianum on sclerotia population and incidence of Macrophomina phaseolina on sesame


Revista De La Facultad De Agronomia, Universidad Del Zulia 3: 440-454


Experiments were conducted to investigate the effect of the green manure of crotalaria and <i>Trichoderma</i> fungus on the number of sclerotia/g of soil (SG) of <i>Macrophomina phaseolina</i> and the incidence of charcoal rot in sesame. The treatments comprised: (a) green manure (GM) and absolute control (AC); (b) GM, green manure + <i>Trichoderma</i> (GMT); and (c) GM, GMT and AC.