Phytophthora-infected peppers
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Phytophthora-infected peppers

Improving Integrated Management Practices for Phytophthora Blight in New York

Phytophthora blight is a disease caused by the water mold Phytophthora capsici that afflicts many vegetable crops and is becoming increasingly common in New York State. To deal with phytophthora blight on your farm and to prevent its arrival, refer to the links in the sidebar.

Last updated January 30, 2018