Strawberry leaves‘ substance helps protect crop

22.10.2012                      06.Cheschwan. 5773                      Ta'anit BH"B

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Strawberry leaves' substance helps protect crop

New Worlds: New biocontrol method for protecting plants from pathogens uses yeast isolated from strawberry leaves.

A novel, environmentally friendly agent that naturally controls fungus and bacteria in agriculture has been developed by the Yissum Research and Development Company at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The new biocontrol method for protecting plants from pathogens uses yeast isolated from strawberry leaves, is non-toxic and effective for a large variety of plants….