Freeze damage and the presence of pathogens in the orchard can apparently be linked. George Sundin and Nikki Rothwell at the Michigan State University Extension, Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences published at article entitled, “ Bacterial canker, ice … Read more
No demon could ever conjure up a worse fate for the pear grower than that manifested in the fireblight bacterium. Erwinia amylovora. It nearly sounds like the latin words a midieval priest might give such a sordid beast.
Fireblight can … Read more