Bacon County Ag Update

Blueberry Disease Management Strategy

It seems that we are being confronted almost every year with new diseases or resistance issues. I am including all three of UGA’s spray strategies for disease in this post.

 

Standard Recommendation. Can be used on fields with no risk of Exobasidium

Standard Recommendation

Slide courtesy of Phil Brannen, UGA

 

Use this guide when there is a threat of Exobasidium.

Use this guide when there is a threat of Exobasidium.  1st Pristine is replaced by Sulforix

Slide courtesy of Phil Brannen, UGA.  This is the standard for most of GA’s 2016 Crop

 

Use this guide only if you have Fungicide-Resistant Anthracnose.

This protocol can run the risk of pesticide residues. You should check with your marketer before using.

Courtesy of Phil Brannen, UGA. We have not have confirmed fungicide-resistant Anthracnose in Georgia yet.

Courtesy of Phil Brannen, UGA. We have not have confirmed fungicide-resistant Anthracnose in Georgia yet.

 

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