Vegetable Disease Results from 2018 Field Trials

Kate Everts, Vegetable Pathologist, University of Maryland;

Some of the applied research results of trials on management of vegetable diseases that were conducted in Maryland and Delaware, are now available online. These results include evaluations of 1) foliar fungicides for gummy stem blight and anthracnose on watermelon, 2) cultivars and foliar fungicides for downy mildew of processing cucumber, 3) impact of cultivar selection on Phytophthora blight on watermelon, and 4) drip vs. foliar application of fungicide for managing Phytohthora blight on watermelon. The compiled research reports are available at
Click on 2018 Season – Applied Research Results on Vegetable Crop Disease Management.