Vegetable crop reports for August 6, 2020 | OnVegetables

OnVegetables publishes a weekly crop report for the Ontario region. Downy mildew, Phytophthora, and Powdery mildew on cucurbits are featured in the recent report. Continue Reading “Downy mildew pressure remains high, and has now been confirmed on cucumbers as far North as Wellington county.  Early detection of downy mildew this year increases the possibility of […]

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Vegetable crop reports for July 30th, 2020 | OnVegetable

OnVegetable team is tracking this year’s downy mildew epidemic and requests that growers report symptoms of downy mildew on melons (including watermelon), pumpkin, and squash. Growers also should scout for Phytophthora in cucurbits. “Examine low lying or poorly drained areas noting any wilted or stunted plants, and look for lesions. Phytophthora usually presents as a foliar […]

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew epidemic updates June 20 to July,20 2020 | ipmPIPE

The Cucurbit downy mildew forecast is hosted by the NC State University departments of Plant Pathology & Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences. The website provides a map of recent outbreaks and lists outbreaks. Epidemic Status Map for CDM (Pseudoperonospora cubensis): View the map. Epidemic Update –  20 July: New reports from NY and NC. CDM has been confirmed […]

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Resources for Vegetable Producers from Cornell Cooperative Extension

How to Take a Photo for Crop Diagnostics With the current push to work remotely, using pictures to quickly address production questions has a lot of appeal and utility but the images must be of high quality. Continue Reading Cornell Commercial Vegetable Guidelines Available The 2020 Cornell Integrated Crop and Pest Management Guidelines for Commercial […]

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