Apple Trees

Apple Diseases

Anonymous added on December 14, 2018 | Answered

Is it safe to add Black Rot infected apples to the compost heap. Heap hygiene would suggest it would be unsafe.

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    Answered on December 16, 2018

    I would also suggest it to be unsafe. You should never add any infected material to the compost pile. You can try adding wettable sulfur the the are in an attempt to kill off the infection in the soil.

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