Plant Pathology, Disease Control of Fruit and Vegetables

Insect Management for Cruciferous

  Cruciferous vegetables are a large and increasingly important crop group in Florida. A number of insects feed exclusively on crucifers and affect all of the crops listed in the title above. Because most of the newer insecticides are being labeled for the entire crop...
H. A. Smith
A. Niño
S. E. Webb
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Pest Management Guide: Field Crops, 2018

  Table of Contents: Regulations and Basic Information Livestock Disease and Nematode Management in Field Crops Insect Control in Field Crops Weed Control in Field Crops Plant Regulators      
Michael Flessner
Charles W. Cahoon
Virginia Cooperative Extension

2018 Spray Bulletin for Commercial Tree Fruit Growers

  Table of Contents: Integrated Pest Management, Degree Days Pesticide Safety and Application Chemical Control of Disease and Insects Chemical Control of Weeds Growth Regulators for Fruit Trees Wildlife Control Program Orchard Nutritional Program Nematode Management Preharvest and Restricted...
Virgina Cooperative Extension
West Virginia University
University of Maryland Extension
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Blueberry Gardener's Guide

  The purpose of this publication is to provide home gardeners with basic information on growing blueberries in Florida. Commercial growers and those interested in more detailed information on growing blueberries in Florida are encouraged to visit the UF/IFAS Extension publications...
J. G. Williamson
P. M. Lyrene
J. W. Olmstead
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Guava Growing in the Florida Home Landscape

  Table of Contents: Description Varieties Climate Propagation Production Spacing Soils Planting a Guava Tree Care of Guava Tress in the Home Landscape Insect Pests Diseases Harvest, Ripening, Storage      
Jonathan H. Crane
Carlos F. Balerdi
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

North American Grapevine Yellows Disease: Current Knowledge and Management Recommendations for Wine Growers

  North American grapevine yellows (NAGY) is a lethal, insect-transmitted disease of grapevines caused by phytoplasmas (cell wall-less bacteria). North American grapevine yellows occurs throughout the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S., but it is particularly prevalent in the...
Teresa M. Stoepler
Alson H. Smith Jr
Tony K. Wolf
Virginia Cooperative Extension

2017 Florida Plant Disease Management Guide: Cucumber

  Table of Contents: Angular Leaf Spot (Pseudomonas syringae pv. lachrymans/Pseudomonas syringae) Anthracnose (Colletotrichum lagenarium) Belly Rot (Rhizoctonia solani) Cottony Leak (Pythium spp.) Damping-off (Pythium spp., Fusarium sp., Rhizoctonia solani) Downy Mildew (...
Pamela D. Roberts
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Midwest Vegetable Production Guide for Commercial Growers 2018

  Table of Contents: Reference Information What's new in 2018? State extension educators Soil fertility and nutrient management Transplants Irrigation, mulches, and frost control Pollination Pesticide information and safety Organic vegetable production Production tables Using a plant...
Tom Creswell
Gail Ruhl
Jamal Faghihi
Wenjing Guan
Amanda Deering
Scott Monroe
Elizabeth Wahle
Lina Rodriguez-Salamanca
Joe Hannan
Laura Jesse Iles
Donald Lewis
Raymond Cloyd
Judy O'Mara
Ben Phillips
Fred Warner
Zsofia Szendrei
Bernard Zandstra
Roger Becker
Carl Rosen
Vince Fritz
James Quinn
Zelalem Mersha
Jim Jasinski
Celeste Welty
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

Bacterial Spot of Pepper and Tomato

  Table of Contents General Information Symptoms Cause  Source of Infection Field Spread Control Cautions  
Inga Meadows
Michelle Henson
North Carolina Cooperative Extension

Cocoa (Chocolate Bean) Growing in The Florida Home Landscape

  Table of Contents: Description Varieties Climate Propagation Production Spacing Planting a Cocoa Tree Site Selection Plating in Sandy Soil Planting in Rockland Soil Planting on a Mound Care of Cocoa Tress in the Home Landscape Pruning Insect Pests Diseases Harvest      ...
Jonathan H. Crane
Carlos F. Balerdi
Gene Joyner
IFAS Extension, University of Florida