Experience the DuPont virtual vegetable field day, with pest-control trials and industry-leading crop protection programs for Eastern vegetable crops. Source: Walk the Plots | Virtual Vegetable Field Day | DuPont USA
Field studies showed efficacy against downy mildew, Botrytis bunch rot and black rot on grapes, downy mildew on cucurbits, pink rot, white mold and late blight on potatoes, cercospora leaf spot on sugar beets, fusarium of tomato and celery, and white mold on soybean, sunflower, beans, lettuce and canola, and soil applications on potatoes for […]
Fusarium wilt is on the rise in Georgia watermelon fields. University of Georgia scientists are studying whether this fungal disease can be managed through fumigation. Source: CAES NEWS | Fusarium Wilt
Source: Melcast Update MELCAST is a system whereby melon growers can determine the best time to apply fungicides. The MELCAST system uses scientific and localized weather data to determine when fungicide applications are best made. Melcast Update (this web page) is intended to help muskmelon and watermelon growers keep track of daily MELCAST EFI (Environmental Favorability Index) […]
RECENT POSTS Source: Tattnall County Extension | 2017 Watermelon Fungicide Spray Guide
Tampa Convention Center CucCAP Presentations include: Evaluation of fungicides for management of Fusarium wilt of watermelon N. MILLER (1), M. Adams (1), L. Quesada-Ocampo (1) (1) North Carolina State University, U.S.A.
The ipmPIPE is a mapping and forecasting system that was developed by NIFA and its land-grant partners, along with APHIS and RMA. The system provides a network of crop pest monitors (primarily Extension specialists) working together to find, report, and track key pests, pushing information to growers for responsible and timely treatments for each pest. […]
With the ability to cause lesions on leaves and turn stems into gooey mush, gummy stem blight can cripple watermelon production. Source: Fungicides best solution for gummy stem blight in watermelons