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  • This agronomic image shows gummy stem blight damage on watermelon.

    Systemic Fungicides Enhance Gummy Stem Blight Control

    Gummy stem blight control is known to cause yield loss of 30-40% if not properly managed. Researchers in key melon regions adjusted management recommendations for this disease during 2017 that growers can use to prepare for 2018. In a media release issued by Clemson announcing their release of the 2017 guide, researchers pointed out a major change to recommendations which now emphasize the importance of systemic fungicides to gummy stem blight management. Data discussed in…



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This agronomic image shows corn affected by corn ear tip back.