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  • This agronomic images shoes phytophthora on tree roots.

    Protect Tree Roots from Phytophthora

    As the growing season moves into harvest, now is a good time to consider the next steps in orchard management, including protecting roots from soil diseases. If left unchecked, these diseases can overwinter and cause tree death. A major infection that can occur is Phytophthora. This water mold can cause root rot and occurs when the soil is oversaturated or left with standing water. When it comes to preventing infection, water management is key. Once…

This agronomic image shows fall weed management in California orchards.
This agronomic image shows a walnut field with a reduced amount of weeds from using Broadworks herbicide.