Necrotic Spots in Lawn

Client noticed these spots forming in his lawn after green up this spring.  He states that they were green and then died and expanded.  He has ten or so spots in his lawn and his neighbors have some in their lawns as well.  He brought me a sample from the margin. I could not find […]

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Dying lawn

Any idea what might be wrong with this lawn? An experienced landscaper said this is the first lawn he has planted that isn’t doing well and he seeded lawns the day before and after which are fine. He also said that the owners water it etc. The house was built last year, the soil was removed […]

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Green bean blemishes

Homeowner brought in these green beans today. He picked them two days ago. there were stored in a baggie, on the counter, at room temperature. He said the blemishes were note that big when the beans were picked. The plant leaves showed no signs of disease or blemishes. what is the cause of this blemish? […]

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Cucumber fruit mold

A gardener brought in these samples. It appears to be some sort of mold or fungus growing on the outside skin of the cucumber. When I cut into it the inside flesh seemed to be fine and then started to exude a sticky clear liquid.

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squash plants sying

Not sure which specialist to list now. grower has squash plants that are dying. no sign of any root rot, or insect issues, leaves and plant tops all look good. Roots are bulby and nubbing off. were sprayed with sandea and curbit about 1 month ago pre-emergence, field was conventional corn last year not sure […]

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Long Neck Squash Leaf

A client brought in a longneck squash leaf with gray/white spots on the TOP of the leaf only. the rest of the plant appears healthy. Only this plant appears affected. Is this angular leaf spot? Thank you for your help.

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