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Downy Mildew (cucumber) Pathogen and Powdery Mildew Pathogen.
Don’t Confuse Downy Mildew with Powdery Mildew
Despite their similar names and the fact that they both produce powdery growth on leaves, the pathogens that cause powdery mildew and downy mildew diseases are very different.
rice blast disease
Blast of Rice
Blast is the most important disease of rice worldwide and the second most important in Louisiana. Yield losses as high as 75 to 90 percent have been observed in Louisiana due to this disease. Use this fact sheet to help you identify and manage rice blast. (PDF Format Only)
disease guide
Plant Disease Management Guide
This guide for 2013 contains suggestions for management of the most important or more prevalent diseases of Louisiana plants. It includes information on fungicides, bactericides and nematicides, as well as safety precautions for using them.
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