Farm

Horticulture Station

Extension Number

RFR A1109

Publication Date

2012

Abstract

Sooty blotch and flyspeck (SBFS) is a mid- to late-season disease of apple. SBFS fungi show up as dark smudges and clusters of black dots on the fruit surface. Since blemished fruit are downgraded, crop losses can exceed 90 percent of the fresh market value.

Copyright Owner

Iowa State University

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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