Disease forecasting system helps melon growers cut fungicides

04/12/2011 03:25:00 PM

MELCAST, a melon disease forecasting system developed by Purdue University, can typically save Indiana muskmelon and watermelon growers two to three fungicide applications per season.

Pumpkin growers also can benefit by using the watermelon EVI values to schedule fungicide applications.

Read the complete article at Purdue University.



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