Dr. Regina Billones-Baaijens is a Post Doctoral Research Fellow at the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) at Charles Sturt University. She is currently working with Dr. Sandra Savocchia on the Management of grapevine trunk diseases for vineyard longevity in diverse climates of Australia. This is a collaborative project with researchers at the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) and is funded by the Wine Australia. Eutypa and botryosphaeria dieback are fungal diseases that cause yield reduction, vine decline and eventual death of grapevines and are considered serious threats to the sustainability of the Australian wine industry.
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