Publications - Fruits & Vegetables
For information on crops or diseases not covered on this page, you can email Megan Kennelly.
Fruit resources:The following resource is a regional guide for commercial fruit growers.
This regional resource provides information for home fruit production, including disease management:
Fruit diseases - specific fact sheets:
The following resource is an excellent regional guide for commercial vegetable growers. It is updated annually by plant pathologists, entomologists, horticulturalists, and weed scientists across the Midwest:
Tomato diseases and disorders
Several important diseases and abiotic disorders of tomatoes are covered in the two following publications.
- Fusarium wilt
- Verticillium wilt
- Walnut wilt
- Root knot nematode
- Viruses: tobacco mosaic virus (TMV), cucumber mosaic virus (CMV), tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV)
- Septoria leaf spot
- Early blight
- Bacterial canker
- Bacterial spot
- Bacterial speck
- Blossom end rot
- Growth cracks