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  • California Almond Trials Focus on Blossom Blight, Naval Orangeworm

    In our almond disease management trial at the Hickman, CA, Grow More Experience site, we are testing the efficacy of a wide range of fungicides against early- and late-season diseases. We are already seeing instances of shothole and brown rot blossom blight. There is a clear distinction between the trees that are untreated versus those that have been treated with a fungicide. Shothole Blossom blight is one of the most devastating diseases an almond tree…

This agronomic image shows chardonnay grapes.