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News & Reports

Less Seriously (August 8, 2019)

Fruit and Vegetable Pest Management (Pumpkin Pest Management Update) (August 8, 2019)

Regional Reports (west central Illinois, St. Louis Metro East, southern Illinois, Dixon Springs) (August 8, 2019)

News & Announcements (New FDA Fact Sheet on Dropped Covered Produce, Filing Pesticide Drift Complaints) (August 8, 2019)

Upcoming Programs (listings for beginning and established growers) (August 8, 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)