Extension Publications

Here you will find a list of extension publications on potato diseases published by the potato pathology group at Michigan State University. They have been arranged by date and in most cases are available for download in electronic format as a .pdf file. In order to view these papers you will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader. MSU extension bulletins (begining with an E-) are also available for purchase from the MSU Bulletins office, and in most cases cost only $1 to $1.50 each. For further information call 517-353-6740.

Author(s): Kirk, W.W., Merlington, A., Wharton, P.S.
Title: Black Dot
Source: Michigan State University Extension Bulletin E-3181
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Author(s): Kirk, W.W., Wharton, P.S.
Title: Brown Leaf Spot
Source: Michigan State University Extension Bulletin E-3182
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Author(s): Kirk, W.W.
Title: Potato Late Blight Information Update April, 2011
Source: Michigan Potato Diseases Report.
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Author(s): Gachango, E., Kirk, W.W., Wharton, P.S., Schafer, R., and Tumbalam, P.
Title: Evaluation and comparison of biofungicides and fungicides for the control of post harvest potato tuber diseases.
Source: Michigan Potato Diseases Report.
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Author(s): Kirk, W.W., Schafer, R., and Tumbalam, P.
Title: Seed treatments and seed plus foliar treatments for control of seed and soil-borne Rhizoctonia, 2008.
Source: Michigan Potato Diseases Report.
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Author(s): Kirk, W.W., Schafer, R., and Tumbalam, P.
Title: Evaluation of fungicide programs for potato late blight control: 2008.
Source: Michigan Potato Diseases Report.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., and Schafer, R.L.
Title: Evaluation of foliar fungicides treatments for control of winter wheat foliar diseases at Clarksville, MI .
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., and Schafer, R.L.
Title: Evaluation of fungicides for control of white mold in bean, MI.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., Schafer, R.L., Tumbalam, P., and Wharton, P. S.
Title: Evaluation of fungicide programs for Pythium leak control.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., Schafer, R.L., Tumbalam, P., and Wharton, P. S.
Title: Evaluation of fungicide programs for potato early blight and brown leaf spot control.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., Schafer, R.L., Tumbalam, P., and Wharton, P. S.
Title: Evaluation of fungicide programs for potato late blight control: set B.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., Schafer, R.L., Tumbalam, P., and Wharton, P. S.
Title: Evaluation of fungicide programs for potato late blight control: set A.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., Schafer, R.L., Wharton, P. S., and Tumbalam, P.
Title: Seed, in-furrow and emergence treatments for control of seed- and soil-borne Rhizoctonia.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., and Schafer, R.L.
Title: Timing of application of foliar fungicides for control of Cercospora leaf spot in sugar beet.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2006.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., and Schafer, R.L.
Title: Timing of application of foliar fungicides for control of Cercospora leaf spot in sugar beet.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W., Schafer, R.L., Tumbalam, P., and Wharton, P. S.
Title: Control of sugarbeet rhizoctonia crown and root rot with fungicides.
Source: Plant Disease Management Report 2007.
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Author(s):Kirk, W. W. and Wharton, P. S.,
Title: Fusarium dry rot Posing Problems in Potatoes.
Source: Michigan Potato Diseases Series; 2008 Disease Update
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