Grower know-how, good fungicides keeping peanut diseases at bay

Haire, Brad
August 2013
Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;8/ 9/2013, p2
The article focuses on the use of good fungicides to prevent peanut diseases. Bob Kemerait, plant pathologist with the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension, said that better crop rotation indicates lower risk to disease. He mentioned the stormy weather and at times torrential weather as factors that likely helped reduce the risk to white mold.


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