-Fruit Crop Fungicide trials that have been traditionally conducted by Dr. Gubler's lab. Fungicide efficacy trials will be conducted in 2019 using conventional/novel programs to treat various fungal diseases of wine grapes, apples, pears, cucurbits, and other small fruit crops.
-Grapevine Trunk Diseases are the most prevalent diseases of grapevine throughout all grapevine growing areas in California. They reduce the lifespan of vineyards and increase the cost of winegrape production. Our lab has been working on epidemiology and integrated pest management strategies of pathogens cause grapevine trunk diseases in California
-Investigating the Cause of Mystery Sudden Vine Collapse in California. https://americanvineyardmagazine.com/uc-davis-experts-investigate-cause-of-sudden-grapevine-collapse/
-Investigating the cause of golden kiwi wilt in Yuba county
-Investigating the effect of soil inoculum density of Fusarium wilt and Charcoal rot of strawberry.
-Investigating the biocontrol options of ambrosial fusaria associated with invasive shot hole borers in California.