KARA BARRY: Associate Professor, Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture

Associate Professor Kara Barry is a lecturer and researcher at the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, University of Tasmania.

Kara has conducted research for over 20 years in plant pathology and beneficial microorganisms, particularly in production forestry and horticulture.

Recent research topics include organic management of blueberry rust, the resistance of native pepper to Phytophthora cinnamomi, and fungicide-resistance of Botrytis cinerea in sweet cherry.