Potato blight© Tim Scrivener
Potato growers are being urged to be alert against an increasing late blight threat in their crops as conditions turn to favour the moisture-loving disease. Predominantly dry weather has kept a lid on the devastating disease so far this season, allowing growers to keep their crops blight-free. However, recent heavy rain across the UK has provided the moisture to create an ideal climate for its development, with some areas currently experiencing full Smith warning periods. See also: How to build […]
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