Late Blight Quiz

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Late Blight Quiz

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Reference: Late Blight Fact Sheet.

1) Late blight is an incredibly destructive disease of potatoes and tomatoes.(Required)
2) Common symptoms of late blight on tomato can include(Required)
3) Late blight is caused by a(Required)
4) One way that the late blight pathogen might survive the winter in Wisconsin is in infected potato tubers.(Required)
5) Plants suffering from late blight should be removed and disposed of immediately. Affected plants from home gardens can be placed in plastic bags and cooked in the sun for several days until plants are completely dead.(Required)
6) Plants suffering from late blight can be composted.(Required)
7) Late blight resistant tomato varieties are available. Planting your favorite resistant variety will guarantee a late blight-free tomato crop.(Required)