Fish extracts may fight diseases in organic blueberries? In fact they may!


I’ve always said: “Got a sick plant? Spray it with some fish oil!” Apparently fish extracts do help control disease, but not by acting on pathogens directly, instead they boost defense mechanisms in the plant. Use of fish oil extract may reduce Septoria leaf spot in blueberries which can cause defoliation after harvest.

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One Response to “Fish extracts may fight diseases in organic blueberries? In fact they may!”

  1. allaboutblueberries Says:

    Reblogged this on AllAboutBlueberries and commented:

    Revisiting past posts for the newcomers.

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