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News & Reports

Less Seriously (April 18, 2019)

Fruit and Vegetable Pest Management (Modified Growing Degree Days from Jan 1 through April 1, Weed Management Strategies: Start Clean. Stay Clean., Protect Early Planted Warm-Season Vegetables from Low Temperatures) (April 18, 2019)

Regional Reports (St. Louis metro east, southern Illinois, Dixon Springs) (April 18, 2019)

Upcoming Programs (listings for beginning and established growers) (April 18, 2019)

Less Seriously (April 4, 2019)


Suggested Spray Schedules for Managing Pumpkin Diseases in Illinois in 2017.

Illinois Fruit and Vegetable News is a newsletter for commercial growers of fruit and vegetable crops. New issues are published approximately bi-weekly throughout the year.

Popular Fact Sheets

Ash/Lilac Borers


Plum Pox

Downy Mildew of Curcurbits (PDF, 397 kb)