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Fruit & Vegetable Diseases

Water-soaked lesions on pepper plant leaves that result from bacterial leaf spot.

Bacterial Leaf Spot of Pepper

Photo of moldy ear of corn on stalk

Corn Mold

downy mildew

Downy Mildew

early blight of tomatoes

Early Blight of Tomatoes

tomatoes on vine showing rotten sections

Late Blight of Tomatoes

Scattered strawberry plant wilting due to anthracnose crown rot in fruiting field.

Latent Infection Diagnosis-based Strawberry Anthracnose Management

Anthracnose is one of the most destructive diseases of strawberry affecting fruit growers in the United States and all over the world where strawberries are grown. Although all parts of the strawberry plant can be affected by the disease, the most obvious symptoms are expressed from crown and fruit infections.

powdery mildew

Powdery Mildew

septoria leaf blight

Septoria Leaf Spot

Tomato growers across West Virginia may notice a disease that starts as numerous tiny spots on lower leaves that enlarge over time, causing leaves to turn yellow and eventually die. These symptoms are due to a common tomato disease called Septoria leaf spot.

roots of strawberry plants showing black root rot complex

Strawberry Black Root Rot