Plant Pathology, Disease Control of Fruit and Vegetables

Vegetable Gardening

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction A Vegetable Garden for Every Lifestyle Selecting a Garden Site Garden Types and Techiques Type of Garden In-ground Raised Bed Container Garden Techniques Traditional Rows Intensive Vertical How to Organize the Garden What to Plant When to...
Chris Gunter
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

2016 Southeast Regional Caneberries Integrated Management Guide

  Contents:  Pesticide Stewardship and Safety Seasonal ‘at a glance’ Fungicide Spray Schedule Fungicide Classes Seasonal ‘at a glance’ Insecticide Spray Schedule Weed Management Suggested Herbicide Programs Weed Response to Herbicides Postemergence Control of...
Phil Brannen
Guido Schnabel
Hannah Burrack
Rick Bessin
Doug Pfeiffer
Wayne Mitchem
Katie Jennings
David Lockwood
Gina Fernandez
Ash Sial
Powell Smith
The Cooperative Extension Service

Southeast Regional Blueberry Horticulture and Growth Regulator Guide

  Contents:  Site Selection  Soil pH  Soil Moisture  Blueberry Type Important Cultural Practices   Fertilizer recommendations for Georgia:  Fertilizer recommendations for North Carolina: Overview of Blueberry Growth Regulators 
Gerard Krewer
Bill Cline
D. Scott NeSmith
The Southern Region Small Fruit Consortium

2017 Integrated Orchard Management Guide for Commercial Apples in the Southeast

  Pest and Orchard Management Program Tree Row Volume: A Model for Determining Spray Volume IPM Practices for Selected Pests Pesticide Resistance Management Effect of pH on Pesticide Activity Orchard Floor Management Apple Pollination, Honey Bees, and Pesticides Soil and Plant Analysis...
Jim Walgenbach
Mike Parker
Sara Villani
Wayne Mitchem
David Lockwood
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

2017 Southeast Regional Organic Blueberry Pest Management Guide

  Contents:  General Considerations Integrated Management Guide (Insect and Disease Control)  Selected NOP-Approved Products for Management of Blueberry Diseases Seasonal “At a Glance” Fungicidal Spray Timing Selected NOP-Approved Products for Management of Blueberry...
The Cooperative Extension Service
The Cooperative Extension Service

2016 Southeast Regional Muscadine Grape Integrated Management Guide

  Contents:  Pesticide Emergencies (contacts) Pesticide Liability and Stewardship Integrated Management Guide (Insect and Disease Control) Cultural Practices Fungicide Efficacy Chart Weed Management Guide Herbicide Resistance Management Information Suggested Herbicide Programs for Grape...
Bill Cline
Frank Hale
Wayne Mitchem
Katie Jennings
David Lockwood
Ash Sial
Phil Brannen
Powell Smith
The Cooperative Extension Service

2017 Southeast Regional Blueberry Integrated Management Guide

  Contents:  Pesticide Emergencies Pesticide Liability and Stewardship Resistance Management Pollinator Protection Integrated Management Guide (Insect and Disease Control) Fungicide Efficacy Comparison  Insecticide Efficacy Comparison Fungicide Resistance Management Information...
Hannah Burrack
Phil Brannen
Mark Czarnota
David Lockwood
Ash Sial
Powell Smith
The Cooperative Extension Service

How can I Manage Pests and Diseases Naturally?

  Farmers consider organisms which reduce their crop yields as pests and diseases. Insects, birds or other animals are considered as pests, whenever they cause damage to crops or to stored produce. Fungi, bacteria and viruses are recognized as diseases, when they interrupt or modify the vital...
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture

Cultivation of Tomato

  Tomato is one of the most widely cultivated crops in the world. It is an important source of vitamins and an important cash crop for smallholders and medium-scale commercial farmers. This Agrodok focuses on good practices for growing a healthy tomato crop and obtaining a reasonably steady...
Shankara Naika
Joep van Lidt de Jeude
Marja de Goffau
Martin Hilmi
Barbara van Dam
CTA

Sustainable Food Production Practices in the Caribbean

  Contents: 1. The role of small producers, family farms and women farmers in sustainable food production and food security 2. Youth: Adding value to agriculture in the Caribbean 3. Small animal production systems: Rabbits and ducks 4. Rain shelters and net-houses for vegetable production 5....
Wayne G. Ganpat
Wendy-Ann P. Isaac
Ian Randle Publishers