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Chapter Two
Hungry Planet: Stories of Plant Diseases

Internet Resources

​​​From the APSnet Education Center:

​        ​​Plant Disease Lessons​

               Introduction to Oo​mycetes
               Downy mildew of grape
               Late blight of potato and tomato
               Sudden oak death, ramorum leaf blight, and ramorum shoot blight

​External Resources: 

       Cornell mushroom blog

       Cornell time-lapse movie gallery

    ​   Fun facts about fungi 

       Tom Volk’s fungi

       Videoclips of Zoospore Release and Swimming (Phytophthora species)