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Herbicides: Preemergent or Postemergent?Outlines the differences between preemergent and post-emergent herbicides and ways they are used. Includes precautions to take.What are they? Herbicides are chemicals that retard or kill plant growth. One of the ways herbicides are categorized is in...
How to Get Rid of Ground MolesGround moles sometimes referred to as voles, can be a real headache for both the gardener or homeowner. Once they decide to take up residence, they act like they're the property owners! They...
How to Get Rid of AphidsIf you grow plants in your yard, greenhouse, as houseplants, or in a flower or vegetable garden, the time will come when getting rid of aphids will become a necessary chore. Nearly every single plant has...
Cork Spot and Bitter Pit Fruit DisordersCork spot and bitter pit in York Imperial, Delicious, and Golden Delicious apples, along with other calcium-deficiency physiological disorders, continue to cause apple producers economic losses. These disorders appear to be specifically related...
Managing Fungi Fruit Gardens Diseases: Brown RotFungus causing the disease: Monilinia fructicola  (Wint.) HoneyIntroduction - Brown rot is a major disease of all commercially grown stone fruit and can cause major crop losses in peaches, cherries, plums, prunes, nectarines, and apricots. The fungus,...
Diseases of Trees and Shrubs in your GardenDiseases were grouped into six groups according to the damage they cause with woody plants, namely: foliage diseases, collar and root rots, cankers, vascular wounds, viral diseases and diseases of origin abiotic....
Prevent Tomato Diseases in your Home GardenGrowing healthy tomatoes isn't rocket science. You just need to follow some common sense prevention tactics to prevent diseases.Solarize your soil Solarize your soil to control nematodes. It's also an effective treatment for other...
All Think You Should Know About ClubRoot DiseaseWhat's wrong? Your broccoli, cabbage, and cauliflower have leaves that are wilting and turning a sickly yellow. Younger plants show signs of decay, and mature plants haven't grown much since you planted them....
Fruit Flies DefenseDescription Masses of tiny flies. You probably call them fruit flies, but true fruit flies are a different species and infest fruit in orchards. Entomologists call them vinegar flies because they're attracted to any souring, fermenting, or liquefying...
Identifying Insect Pests And Beneficial InsectsThe insect kingdom is like a James Bond movie—full of deception and disguise. You may think you know who your friends are in the bug world, but beware: Your garden may be crawling with...

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