Plant Pathology, Disease Control of Fruit and Vegetables

Management of Cucurbit Downy Mildew in Florida

  Cucurbit downy mildew is a major disease that affects all cucurbits. Commercially important species of cucurbits include watermelon (Citrullus lanatus), muskmelon (Cucumis melo), cucumber (Cucumis sativa), squash (Cucurbita pepo, Cucurbita moschata), and pumpkin (...
Mason J. Newark
Mathews L. Paret
Nicholas S. Dufault
Pamela D. Roberts
Shouan Zhang
Gary E. Vallad
Josh Freeman
Gene McAvoy
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

Diseases of Bitter Melon in South Florida

  Bitter melon (Momordica charantia L.), also known as bitter gourd or bitter squash, is a tropical and subtropical vegetable crop in the family Cucurbitaceae. It originated in South Asia and is widely grown in Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean for its edible fruit. As one...
Shouan Zhang
Mary Lamberts
Gene McAvoy
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

‘Florida Beauty’ Strawberry

  ‘Florida Beauty’ (PPAF) is a new strawberry cultivar released by the University of Florida and commercialized in 2017. This cultivar was originally evaluated as breeding selection FL 12.121-5. ‘Florida Beauty’ originated from a 2012 cross between...
Vance M. Whitaker
Natalia A. Peres
Shinsuke Agehara
IFAS Extension, University of Florida

¿Que es La Marchitez Bacteriana de La Papa?

  Es una enfermedad que destruye el cultivo de papa porque mata a las plantas, pudre los tubérculos y no te deja sembrar más papa en tu chacra infectada.  Es producida por una barteria o microbio llamado Ralstonia Solanacearum que se transmite por el tubérculo de...
Centro Internacional de La Papa
Centro Internacional de La Papa

Infección Crónica del Virus de La Tristeza de Los Cítricos en Árboles de Citrus sinensis C. aurantium en Un Régimen Térmico Restrictivo en Yucatán

  El virus de la tristeza de los cítricos (CTV) es un patógeno presente en casi todas las áreas citrícolas; el cual, reduce la producción en plantaciones con portainjertos susceptibles, como el naranjo agrio. El objetivo de este estudio fue caracterizar...
Patricia Rivas-Valencia
Emiliano Loeza-Kuk
Santiago Domínguez-Monge
Claudia Tania Lomas-Barrié
Revista Chapingo Serie Horticultura

Chronic Infection of The Citrus tristeza Virus in Citrus sinensis / C. aurantium Trees in A Restrictive Thermal Regime in Yucatán

  The citrus tristeza virus (CTV) is a pathogen present in almost all citrus areas. It reduces production in plantations with susceptible rootstocks, such as sour orange trees. The aim of this study was to temporally characterize the behavior of CTV considering its population structure (...
Patricia Rivas-Valencia
Emiliano Loeza-Kuk
Santiago Domínguez-Monge
Claudia Tania Lomas-Barrié
Revista Chapingo Serie Horticultura

Growing Cherries in Virginia

  Cherries are grown in many parts of the world, but they have never gained the popularity in North America that they have in Europe and the Middle East. Cherries probably originated in the region between the Caspian and Black Seas, where trees still grow in the wild. ...
Richard P. Marini
Virginia Cooperative Extension

Stem and Root Rot of Stevia Caused by A. Rolfsii

  Table of Contents:  Pathogens Host Crops and and Plants Symptoms and Signs  Disease Cycle Management    
Alyssa Koehler
David Shew
NC State Extension

2018 Southeastern US Vegetable Crop Handbook

  Table of Contents: General Production Recommendations List of Insects, Disease, and Weed Control Tables Specific Commodity Recommendation Pest Management Calibrating Chemical Application Equipment Registered Fungicides, Insecticides, and Miticides for Vegetables Insect and Weed Control...
A. Majumdar
J.M. Kemble
G.G. Kennedy
J.F. Walgenbach
R.B. Batts
M. Clough
J.M. Davis
E.R. Eure
C.C. Gunter
K.M. Jennings
D.W. Monks
J.R. Schultheis
A.C. Thornton
T.E. Birdsell
L.M. Quesada-Ocampo
F.J. Louws
I.M. Meadows
A.N. Sparks
G.E. Boyhan
T.W. Coolong
B. Dutta
S. Culpepper
R. A. Schmidt-Jeffris
P. Smith
R.L. Hassell
G.A. Miller
B.K. Ward
A. Keinath
M. Cutulle
K. Fontenot
C. Motsenbocker
T. Smith
R. Singh
E. Rebek
L. Brandenberger
G. Driever
J. Shrefler
K. Woodburn
J. Damicone
H. Zhang
R.D. French
J. Lee
A. McWhirt
R.T. Bessin
E. Pfeufer
H. Savoy
F.A. Hale
C. Sams
A.L. Wszelaki
R.A. Arancibia
R.A. Straw
T.P. Kuhar
S.L. Rideout
M.S. Reiter
Southeastern Vegetable Extension Workers

Detección y Cuantificación por QPCR de Colletotrichum Lindemuthianum en Trjidos y Semillas de Frijol en Antioquia, Colombia

  La antracnosis del frijol causada por Colletotrichum lindemuthianum, es una de las enfermedades más limitantes de este cultivo. El patógeno se dispersa principalmente por semilla, por lo que la siembra de material certificado es fundamental para su manejo. La...
Katherin Vanegas-Berrouet
Leonardo Martínez-Pacheco
Mauricio Salazar-Yepes
Pablo Gutiérrez-Sánchez
Mauricio Marín-Montoya
Bioagro