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Update: New Pest & Disease Records (01 Oct 14)

We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the first record of the leaf beetle… 389 more words



When was the last time you took a close look at the apple tree in your back yard? If the answer is “Erm….” then you may want to jot that down on the “to do soon” list. 965 more words

Plant Diseases

A Note on Powdery Mildew and Disease Management

“Powdery Mildew on Lilacs” continues to be one of the most read articles on Gardening in the Mud. However, anyone located in Zones 5 and 6 hoping to treat powdery mildew at this time of year has only one control option available–and even that control will only help contain spread of the disease for  342 more words

Plant Diseases

Field Diagnosis of Key Diseases & Insect Pests in Vegetables

This course will take place at the Madren Conference Center and Clemson University Organic Farm Clemson, SC, September 11, 2014, 9am – 4:30pm.

This one-day course will focus on field diagnosis of key diseases and insect pests affecting vegetable crops in South Carolina and the region. 471 more words