TITLE

Sugar Baby Blues

AUTHOR(S)
Schultz, Warren
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Garden Design;Feb/Mar97, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the negative effect of pollution on watermelon and other crops. When the yellow crown blight affected watermelon crops in Indiana, farmers tried and failed to manage the disease by using pesticides. U.S. Department of Agriculture scientists blame the syndrome to ozone in the air and to the resultant acid soils. The Crimson Sweet is a pollution-resistant cultivar of watermelon.
ACCESSION #
32570256

 

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