Tomato leaves challenged

Client called and has been having poor tomato production.  Leaves are narrow and unthrifty, tomato production low.  I suspect low nutrition and irregular watering.  Suggested having the soil tested.  Client has fertilized regularly with composted horse manure and uses old hay mulch.  Any other thoughts would be appreciated.  What am I missing?

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Pepper problem

Amish farmer has a field of peppers with these symptoms.  Small holes are mostly found on the top of the pepper near the stem.  I suspect European Corn Borer.  Please confirm or give ideas for the real cause. Appears it is too late to do anything for this year’s crop. What is the suggested protocol […]

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Dying Blue Spruce

Had an individual bring in a sample and pictures today of his blue spruce that is dying from the top down. He is in sandy soil (Wisconsin Dells) with clay below the sand. Tree is around 3 years old and about 5 feet tall. Has not used chemical near the tree, nor have they soil […]

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