Course syllabus A15-0101-B - Diseases and Pests of Grape (FAaFR - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Diseases and Pests of Grape
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits: 4
Viniculture - bachelor (required), 3. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The main aim is to provide, for prospective grape-growers, farmers or consultants in crop protection, all what is important to know in modern vineyard pest management. The study will offer up-to-date overview of insect, mites and pathogenic fungi affecting grape production. It will provide insight on the state-of-the-science management strategies.
Course contents:
The subject will be focused on occurrence and distribution of single grape pests, their morphology, biology, symptoms and damage as well as current management strategies. The emphasis will be given above all on the most important grape pests, their diagnosis in the field and on undestanding of insect - insect and insect - plant interactions as well impact of abiotic factors on vine growing and pest management.
Recommended or required reading:
CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- PRASLIČKA, J. -- HUSZÁR, J. -- ŠROBÁROVÁ, A. -- ROHÁČIK, T. -- HUDEC, K. -- TANCIK, J. -- BOKOR, P. -- TÓTH, P. -- TÓTHOVÁ, M. -- BARTA, M. -- ELIAŠOVÁ, M. Choroby a škodcovia poľných plodín. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2010. 894 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0354-6.
PRASLIČKA, J. -- CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- GALLO, J. Živočíšni škodcovia záhradníckych rastlín. 2nd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2000. 150 p. ISBN 80-7137-697-3.
HUSZÁR, J. -- BOKOR, P. -- HUDEC, K. Choroby záhradníckych rastlín. 3rd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2006. 127 p. ISBN 80-8069-706-X.
CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- PRASLIČKA, J. -- GALLO, J. -- TÓTH, P. Poľnohospodárska entomológia. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2004. 157 p. ISBN 80-8069-408-7.
CAGÁŇ, Ľ. -- ČEREVKOVÁ, A. -- TANCIK, J. Poľnohospodárska helmintológia a akarológia. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2011. 104 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0685-1.
TÓTHOVÁ, M. -- BARTA, M. -- BOKOR, P. -- RADICS, L. -- TÓTH, P. -- VÖRÖS, I. Zelená ochrana rastlín m-learning v ekologickom poľnohospodárstve. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2011. 143 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0725-4 (viaz.).

Boostanian, N.J. - Vincent, Ch. - Isaacs, R. 2012. Arthropod Management in Vineyards: Pests, Approaches, and Future Directions, Springer, 505 p
Kolektiv autorov: Katalog přípravků na ochranu sadů a vinic, Kurent, 2012. 168 s.
Matlák, J. 2013. Atlas chorôb a škodcov ovocnín a viniča, M-EDIT-OR, 2013. 60. s.

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 11

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Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Peter Tóth, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Monika Tóthová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
15. 10. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Peter Tóth, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Gabriela Hvizdová on 10/15/2019.

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