Managing Potato Late Blight in 2019

Managing Potato Late Blight in 2019

Late blight has been confirmed in Minidoka County. It is critical for growers to manage the potato crop for late blight until the tubers are in the storage. The spring weather experienced in southern Idaho in 2019 was optimal for the development of late blight. Late...

Managing Late Blight in Southern Idaho in 2016

Late blight was positively confirmed in several counties in eastern Idaho in 2015. This increases the risk of the disease appearing again in 2016. The resources here will help you manage this devastating disease.  Presentations were given in American Falls and...

Fungicides for Managing Potato Late Blight

There are a lot of fungicides available for managing late blight. One of the attached articles discusses what to use and how to use it. The other lists steps growers can take approaching harvest and going into storage. Late blight was identified in central Bingham...