Location: Horticultural Crops Research Unit
Project Number: 2072-22000-041-030-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Sep 1, 2021
End Date: Oct 31, 2022
Determine the extent of the emerging disease 'blackberry collapse' in Oregon blackberry fields.
Scout blackberry fields in Oregon for plants with symptoms of 'blackberry collapse', use drone flights to map location of diseased plants in fields, and collect blackberry cane samples for isolation of fungal pathogens.