Mascitelli, Janet B.
December 1990
Organic Gardening (08973792);Dec90, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p20
Discusses how to control clubroot which has infected cauliflower and broccoli. Effectiveness of a seven-year crop rotation of susceptible crucifers; Tendency of clubroot to form in acidic soils; Testing of soil pH to avoid excess alkalinity; Need for wet soil for germination of clubroot spores.


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