Avoidance is best strategy for peanut disease managment

Smith, Ron
May 2009
Southwest Farm Press;5/7/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the views of John Damicone, plant pathologist at the Oklahoma State University Extension, regarding treatment option for peanut diseases. Damicone suggested that nematodes and soil-borne diseases can be prevented through careful site selection and identification of resistant or tolerant varieties of peanut. He also offered tips on peanut variety selection for different types of soil.


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