Virus transmitting Whiteflies in Florida and Georgia | VSCNews

Whiteflies Flaring Up in Florida Vegetables “According to the South Florida Vegetable Pest and Disease Hotline, whiteflies are flaring up in tomatoes and watermelons in Southwest Florida.” Read More UGA Vegetable Entomologist More Optimistic About Whiteflies Following Rain, Cooler Temperatures “Whiteflies cause feeding injury issues in vegetables and transmit two viruses: cucurbit leaf crumple virus […]

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Vegetable Crop Reports Sept. 10 – 17 | ONvegetables

Cucurbit Crop Reports for September 10, 2020 and September 17, 2020 “Cucurbits – Sustained wet soil conditions are conducive to infection by Oomycetes such as Phytophthora which can lead to extensive damage in the field, and can lead to storage rots. Workers harvesting pumpkins and squash with Phytophthora infections should sanitize their hands after handling infected […]

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