Diseases of Fruit Trees


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There are a few diseases of fruit trees that can lead to significant loss of yield, tree vigor, and even death.  It is important that growers understand these diseases so that practices are incorporated into general orchard care that prevent these diseases from being a problem.

This one-hour class takes an in-depth look at three primary diseases of fruit trees in Utah. Learn about the biology, identification, and management of:

    • Cytospora canker of peach/nectarine and apricot
    • Fire blight of apple and pear
    • Powdery mildew of apple, cherry, and peach.

CEU Currently Approved by Utah Only

You will receive 1 CEU credit in the Use category. Check with your state agency for CEU credit approval.

The course contains 18 learning pages. You must view all 18 pages to receive CEU credit toward the re-certification requirements. Once you have viewed the entire course, you will receive a certificate of completion. You must print the certificate to receive your CEU credits. You need to present your printed certificate to UDAF to receive credit for this course towards your CEU requirements. We do not send enrollment information to UDAF or any other agency. You are responsible for notifying your governing agency that you have taken this online course for CEU credits. The CEUs listed on the certificate are approved for the state of Utah. Check with your local agency for approval of CEU credits outside of Utah.