A comprehensive guide to plant disease management in the Pacific Northwest.
Includes materials and tactics suitable for organic production and homeowner use as well as for commercial production. Covers testing services, common pathogens (e.g., nematodes, viruses, fungi, and bacteria, as well as Phytophthora diseases), nonpathogenic phenomena (e.g., thatch, algae, and lichens), and pesticides for disease control. Contains an alphabetical listing, by host plant, of diseases, including their causes, symptoms, and recommended cultural and chemical controls.
This midyear revision includes two new entries for carrot diseases (Brown Rot and Carrot Purple Leaf); recommendations for using Stargus, Amplitude and Ecoswing as biological controls on a variety of plants; and minor copyedits and corrections throughout the book.
Fully indexed. Updated biannually (March and August).
The handbook is 3-ring binder ready, published as a package with full-color slip cover and spine and 3-hole drilled body. Binder not included.
This publication is printed to order and shipped directly from OSU Printing & Mailing Services. Please allow up to 10 business days for delivery.