Recent Examples of fire blight from the Web
We're being warned by the Pacific Northwest Pest Alert Network to watch out for fire blight this spring.
Originally, they were introduced to save a valuable crop of pear trees that suffered from a destructive disease known as fire blight.
The variety Orient probably offers the best compromise between a quality pear with good resistance to fire blight.
Copper is a fungicide and bactericide that controls diseases like bacterial blight, fire blight and Nectria canker.
Pruning encourages vigorous regrowth, and that new growth would be highly susceptible to fire blight.
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