August 2020 Michigan Vegetable Updates | MSU Extension

East Michigan vegetable update – Aug. 12, 2020 Cucumber harvest has stopped on some farms and plants have been pulled. Since downy mildew has become such a regular and expensive disease to control, some farms have just stopped growing later cucumber crops. Melon and watermelon picking has been strong. Pumpkins and most winter squashes are looking very healthy on most farms, with […]

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew epidemic updates May 13 to June 19, 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) on – 19 June: View the map. Epidemic Update – 10 June: First report from NC. […]

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