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News & Reports

Less Seriously (January 23, 2019)

Fruit & Vegetable Production & Pest Management (Sweet Snacking Pepper Variety Trial, Spotted Lanternfly Webinars, Chilling Hour Accumulation for Perennial Fruit Crops) (January 23, 2019)

Regional Reports (west central Illinois, southern Illinois, Dixon Springs) (January 23, 2019)

News & Announcements (Condolences, Upcoming Meetings in Missouri for Specialty Growers, Grower Survey on Facebook Usage) (January 23, 2019)

Upcoming Programs (listings for beginning and established growers) (January 23, 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)