Efficacy of different isolates of bacterial antagonist against Aloe vera soft rot pathogen (Erwinia chrysanthemi) under in vitro
Journal Title:International Journal of Agricultural Sciences
Fifteen pathogenic isolates of Erwinia chrysanthemi, the soft rot of pathogen of Aloe vera were established from 15 different areas
of Southern Tamil Nadu and their identity was confirmed by Microbial Type Culture Collection (MTCC) and Gene Bank, Chandigarh. Among
the different Pseudomonas isolates tested in vitro, Pf 32 and Pf 45 was the most effective against the pathogen followed by Pf 4 and of the ten
Bacillus subtilis tested in vitro, Bs5 was the most effective against E. chrysanthemi.