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Pests and Diseases That Plague Cherries

Kelly Givens explains some of the problems that can affect cherries and how to protect the harvest.

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Photo 2 of 4These are fly-infested cherries.

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As with all fruit crops, it's important to control insects and diseases on cherry trees. Selecting disease-resistant cultivars will help minimize potential problems, but you'll still need to monitor your trees and keep an eye out for potential problems.

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