Light for Plant Health
This program is dedicated to developing sustainable disease management solutions using the latest lighting technologies to educate stakeholders on using light and other forms of optical energy to control plant diseases.
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Exploring Alternative Treatment for Apple Fire Blight Disease
Field trials at Kinderhook Creek Farm in Stephentown, New York, investigated the use of UV-C to treat powdery mildew on summer squash, specifically to discover whether leaf canopy agitation increases the efficacy of the UV treatments.
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