Pest control

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Topic in Gardening courses. By John Eagles.
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General preventive and curative measures against plant diseases

  • Spray compost tea with good microorganisms
  • Spray lava dust over plants and soil
  • Make sure your soil is fertile and healthy. Use the best quality compost that doesn't carry diseases.
  • Only grow species that are resistant against the diseases that may effect them.



See also


External links

  • Arvicolinae "The Arvicolinae are a subfamily of rodents that includes the voles, lemmings, and muskrats. " - Wikipedia
  • Biological pest control "Biological control of pests in agriculture is a method of controlling pests (including insects, mites, weeds and plant diseases) that relies on predation, parasitism, herbivory, or other natural mechanisms." - Wikipedia
  • Fungal databases Agricultural Research Service of US Department of Agriculture
  • Integrated Pest Management Program University of Connecticut
  • Pests & Diseases Section of organic gardening course
  • Species Fungorum Search Species Fungorum



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