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Which Will It Be?

Sclerotinia blight disease in peanut

Sclerotinia blight or Southern stem rot — depending on the weather, one of these is likely in Virginia fields. • By Amanda Huber • Virginia producers find primarily three diseases in their peanut fields, says David Langston, plant pathologist at Virginia Tech’s Tidewater Agricultural Research and Extension Center. “Most fungicide sprays are targeted to leaf spot, Sclerotinia blight or Southern ... Read More »