Downy mildewDowny mildew © PGRO
Winter bean growers are being alerted to the threat from two diseases this spring after mild winter weather has prompted high levels of downy mildew and Cercospora leaf spot. Experts are urging growers to be on guard as downy mildew is not normally a problem with winter beans and cercospora has only been seen sporadically in the past. “Growers should be getting out into the field and be on the look out for these two diseases,” Becky Ward, principal technical […]
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