Rotation, site, variety crucial for peanut disease management

Smith, Ron
April 2010
Southwest Farm Press;4/1/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p14
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of a combination of proper rotation, site selection, variety choices and fungicide treatment in peanut disease management. John Damicone, plant pathologist at the Oklahoma State University Extension, states that applying Temik, using the calendar to time sprays and fungicide applications are all important methods in reducing crop losses. He affirms that farmers also need to be vigilant in tending their crops.


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