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Cucurbit Downy Mildew Found in SC

This past week cucurbit downy mildew was found in Charleston and Horry Counties.  Downy mildew blows in from the south in the summer and is a very serious disease once it is established.  Anyone growing cucurbit crops (cucumber, watermelon, squash, … Continue reading

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew Found in SC

Cucurbit downy mildew was confirmed this past week in South Carolina by Clemson Plant Pathologist Tony Keinath.  Here are a few comments from Dr. Keinath on downy mildew. “Cucurbit downy mildew was confirmed on two cucurbit crops in two counties … Continue reading

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Cucurbit Downy Mildew Management for 2015

Clemson Extension Plant Pathologist Tony Keinath recently released this management guide for Downy Mildew in cucurbits. Here are the links to the resources referenced in Dr. Keinath’s guide: Cucurbit Downy Mildew Alert System Southeastern Vegetable Crop Handbook The downloadable PDF … Continue reading

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