February 18, 2009
Go To Crop Diseases section
Basil downy mildew is infecting basil crops in dozens of states. Find out what you can do to combat this pathogen in your garden.
With swift action you can prevent a late blight outbreak from killing off all your tomatoes.
This corn fungal disease is actually a delicacy in Mexican culture—though if you find it in your garden, you'll never get rid of it.
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Flowers add color and attract customers, and many types are easy to grow. See all the reasons market farmers should consider cut flowers.
Sunflowers have multiple components that are good for food, structure, pollination and medicinal uses. Here's an overview of this remarkable plant.
Pinching mums is not a difficult task, but it is a necessary one. Grow sturdier, stockier and better flowering mums with the simple practice of pinching.