Evaluation of Phaseolus Germplasm to Identify Resistance to Cucumber Mosaic Virus 2002
Project Leader(s): Phillip D. Griffiths
Cooperator(s): Rosi Provvidenti
Project location(s): All of NY
Abstract: During the 2001 growing season aphid-transmitted virus problems affected several snap bean growing areas in western NY. The main viruses identified were cucumber mosaic virus and alfalfa mosaic virus, and look to seriously threaten future snap bean harvests in NY.