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Diseases of Vegetables

Disease cycle of late blight
Figure by Eric Sideman for the article "Late Blight Again? It's Up to Us," published in the Spring 2010 edition of The Maine Organic Farmer & Gardener.

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This winter I have been lecturing at organic growers’ meetings about new and emerging insects and diseases. I don't know if the weather, the climate or some other factor is to blame, but for the first time I am hearing about enough previously unheard-of problems to fill an entire hour of discussion.

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As everyone knows, last summer was wet and late blight was widespread on farms and in gardens. Some of you may be tired of hearing about it, but whether the crisis repeats in 2010 depends greatly on the weather and on what gardeners and farmers do to prevent the disease.

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