Carrot, Parsnip, Turnip, Radish, and Beet Pests

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Image Credits
• Blister Beetle (Townsend, L., University of Kentucky)
• Carrot Rust Fly (
• Alternaria Leaf Blight (Gerald Holmes, Strawberry Center, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo,
• Aster Yellows (Oregon State University Plant Pathology)
• Bacterial Leaf Blight (
• Bacterial Leaf Spot (M. Nampijja, S. Crane, and L. du Toit, Washington State University)
• Bacterial Soft Rot (

• Cavity Spot (Paul A. Koepsell)
• Cercospora Leaf Spot (© Bayer)
• Cottony Soft Rot (
• Crater Rot (University of Massachusetts Extension)
• Itersonilia Canker (
• Nematodes (Washington State University)
• Phoma Leaf Spot & Root Rot (Cornell University, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences)
• Scab (