2014 Blueberry Workshop Presentation — Micronutrient Deficiencies

This is the second presentation from the 2014 Blueberry Workshop that was held on February 13 in Hattiesburg.  This time, Dr. Eric Stafne (hey, that’s me!) presented on Potential Micronutrient Deficiencies in Blueberry.  Unfortunately, there is no photo to capture the moment, but the presentation can be seen at the link below.

Potential Micronutrient Deficiencies in Blueberry 2014

Although we don’t really know the extent of micronutrient deficiencies in Mississippi blueberries, they can exist.  Often it is strongly affected by soil pH.  So keep the soil pH in the proper range and most micronutrients are available to the plant.  An industry survey done with leaf samples would provide great information — if only I had the $$$…