Reducing apple scab risk with a fall urea spray.

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2012: $201,078.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2015
Region: Northeast
State: Massachusetts
Project Leader:
Daniel Cooley
Stockbridge School of Agriculture
Description:
A fall urea spray can reduce overwintering apple scab by 50%, thus reducing the risk for apple scab the following season. It is most advised where scab was more prevalent than desired in the current growing season.
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Multimedia
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Authors:
J. Clements
A. Tuttle
D. Cooley
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
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