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Squash, melons, gourds, cucumbers, pumpkins, watermelons, and luffas.
This is where lots of great vegetable production information is that didn't fit anywhere else.
- Leafy Greens
This is the place for quality information on the production and management of lettuce, spinach, and other leafy green crops.
- Onions and Garlic
- Organic Vegetable Production
Information for producers interested in following USDA Organic standards, whether certified or not.
- Pest Management
Information on control of insects, weeds, and disease in vegetables.
- Post-Harvest Handling and Storage
Relevant information from harvest and washing to packing, storage, and distribution of crops.
- Spray Guides and Handbooks
- Technical Bulletins
A series of one-page fact sheets dealing with topics of interest associated with production of fruits, vegetables and livestock on Illinois Small Farms.
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
402 Ava Rd.
Murphysboro, IL 62966
Find production information on one of Illinois' most profitable and delicious crops.
- Manage Tomato Problems Now
Sandra Mason, U of I Extension Educator in Horticulture, discusses disease problems in Tomatoes
- Tomato Disease Guide
Seminis disease guides provide descriptions and pictures of the more commonly found diseases and disorders worldwide by species. For each disease and disorder, you will find the common name, the cause, where it occurs, symptoms, conditions necessary for development and control measures.
- Tomato Diseases and Disorders
Iowa State University Extension, Department of Plant Pathology. Diseases in outdoor production, and diseases in greenhouse production.
- Viral Diseases of Tomato In Illinois
Symptoms, sources and transmission, and control measures. U of I publication 917.