CPT 504 Course Synopsis

COURSE CODE: CPT 504

COURSE TITLE: APPLIED NEMATOLOGY

NUMBER OF UNITS: 2 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

 

COURSE DETAILS:

Course Coordinator: Prof. S.O. Afolami, B.Sc., PhD

Email: Steeveafolami@yahoo.com

Office Location: Room R 243, COLPLANT

Other Lecturers: Mr. I.S. Odeyemi

 

COURSE SYNOPSIS:

Nematodes as agents for environmental monitoring. Principles and methods of Nematode control and management including integrated management strategies and biological control. Resistance, tolerance, susceptibility and hypersusceptibility of host plants. Practicals: Free-living, plant-parasitic and Nematophagous Nematodes in the soil and their ration of Distribution. Simple experiment to demonstrate the effect of nematodes on selected arable crops in groups.

CPT 504 Lecture Note

 

 

 

Last Updated on May 7, 2012 by admin

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