Pear Orchardist Trivia


#1

Its early spring and out of many pears i produce there are a few that get sprayed with something this time of year. One of the types of pear trees that get sprayed are Clapps favorite so what am i spraying? Why am i spraying?






Cedar Rust Confirmation
#2

Don’t keep us in suspense!


#3

Im surprised noone has commented yet on this because i figured everyone was doing the same thing.


#4

Not spraying yet but when I do at that stage it will be dormant oil.


#5

Its not dormant oil


#6

I only spray my pears, if I have FB that’s gotten out of hand.


#7

OK, I’ll play. Blue color. Kocide for fire blight, blossom blast, etc.


#8

Copper


#9

Preventative fungicide spray for pear scab?


#10

Blue liquid is copper as many of you said for fireblight prevention. Clapps favorite is 100% vulnerable to fireblight! Copper kills bacteria. As a side note it does work on blossom blast. Lets keep the trivia going!