Category Archives: Diseases
Available in PDF: 12_Apple Update Auguest 10 In this update: Growth stage Precipitation Retain label changes International Fruit Tree Association – Part 2 Diseases: fire blight, scab, fruit rot, blister spot Insects: apple maggot, codling moth, San Jose scale, woolly … Continue reading
In this bulletin: crop updates Anthracnose SWD management pollinator habitats
The frequent rains, heavy dews, fog, overcast skies and moderate temperatures have promoted infections by downy and powdery mildew. Strictly protectant fungicides cannot stand up to the heavy rains that have occurred this year. Dense canopies prevent air movement to … Continue reading
In this bulletin: crop updates anthracnose management SWD update SWD management in berry crops twitter!
In this update: -crop development -insecticide rainfastness -renovation -SWD management
Available in PDF: 11_Apple Update July 25 2017 In this update: Crop stage Hand thinning International Fruit Tree Association Study Tour recap Pests: bitter rot, apple maggot, leafcurling midge, San Jose scale, aphid, leafhopper, Japanese beetle
Check your fruit for SWD! In this week’s post: strawberry, raspberry and blueberry crop development, pest management, and spotted wing drosophila update.