All posts tagged watermelon

  • This agronomic image shows gummy stem blight damage on watermelon.

    Systemic Fungicides Enhance Gummy Stem Blight Control

    Gummy stem blight control, a primary focus in the 2017 University of Florida IFAS Extension and Clemson University Cooperative Extension Watermelon Spray Guides, will likely continue to be a top concern for extension specialists in 2018. In a media release issued by Clemson announcing their release of the 2017 guide, researchers pointed out a major change to recommendations which now emphasize the importance of systemic fungicides to gummy stem blight management. Data discussed in the…



An agronomic image showing Captivation a Syngenta watermelon variety.
Agronomic image of watermelon on the vine