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Potential for Fire Blight

Posted: April 11, 2012

Based on conditions at the Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center and the Sky Bit Ag E-Weather Apple IPM Disease Report, the potential for fire blight infections may occur during the upcoming weekend.
Dr. Noemi Halbrendt, Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center Plant Pathology Associate

The Campbell Scientific Weather Data System and the Maryblyt Fire Blight Program were used to model the infection periods in the attached graph.