spraying fruit trees

Asked April 7, 2016, 9:32 PM EDT

I have 2 apple, 2pear, and 2 peach trees. What is a good general purpose spray (pests and disease ) Is there a spray schedule for this area? I'm never sure when to start and how often? Thanks Kathy

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1 Response

Hello Kathy,

Thank you for submitting your question to Ask an Expert. The Virginia Pest Management Guide: Home Grounds and Animals, 2016 is a great resource for managing fruit trees for pests and diseases. Here is a link that you should find helpful:

https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/456/456-018/Section03-Home-Fruit-Disease-and-Insects.pdf

Thanks

Bill Cissel