And have you seen an uptick in copper levels in leaf analysis when you
apply to soil?


On Sun, May 21, 2017 at 10:45 PM, lee elliott <> wrote:

> For the first year ever I havent seen any FB here is western Illinois,
> could it be th 86 degree days we had burned it out, I believe FB burns out
> after a few hot days, some dont believe this but experience has taught me
> it is true, Shoot bligt and root sucker blight has allways been a problem,
> I am sceptical that these antobiotic sprays work at all, only good for the
> blooms and chemical dealers, Copper does work well on young hursery and
> non-bearing trees that get shoot blight where your not woried about fruit
> finish, My person opiniion, low soil levels of copper, (do a leaf anayisis)
> make the tree stressed and contribute to FB. Just my 2 cents worth, Lee
> Elliott, Upstart Nursery, Winchester Illinois
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