Changes in the dry matter, sugar, plant fibre and lignin contents of swedes, rapes and kale roots in response to turnip root fly (Delia floralis) larval damage.

RJ Hopkins, ANE Birch, DW Griffiths, IM Morrison, RG McKinlay

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15 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)321 - 328
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of the Science of Food and Agriculture
Publication statusFirst published - 1995


  • Delia floralis
  • Dry matter
  • Kale
  • Lignin
  • Plant fibre
  • Rape
  • Swede
  • Turnip
  • Turnip root fly

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