As the growing season progresses, some growers are preparing to combat white mold. For those who know the basics but want to learn more about the disease, a new white mold web site at
may be helpful. This site was developed by ISU Plant Pathology Extension and presents information on biology, symptoms, management, disease spread, risk assessment, publications, and current research, in addition to links to other white mold sites. The site displays photographs that will be helpful in disease scouting.
This article originally appeared on page 111 of the IC-480(14) -- June 15, 1998 issue.