Control of strawberry powdery mildew under protection
Powdery mildew on strawberries in the UK was first reported in the 1850s. However, it was not a major pathogen at that time.
A combination of correct tunnel management, disease monitoring and use of crop protection products is required to maintain control.
In this publication you will find information on:
- Crop production and finance
- Powdery mildew symptoms
- Life cycle
- Infection and spread
- Predicting infection risk periods
- Control and nutrition
- Tunnel management
This information was last updated in 2016