Abbott & Cobb, Inc offers some hybrid vegetables that are resistant to disease and will help growers have a healthy harvest. A hybrid sh2 white sweet corn, Summer Sweet Variety #8101MRW, is resistant to multiple races of rust and northern corn leaf blight, and is tolerant to Stewartâ€™s Wilt. A yellow sweet corn variety, ACcentuate, is tolerant to northern and southern corn leaf blight, as well as Stewartâ€™s Wilt, and is resistant to Rp1D rust.
In the pepper department, dark green Excursion II (ACX 248) is tolerant to bacterial leaf spot races 1-3, tobacco mosaic virus, and potato virus Y. Excursion II produces extra-large blockyÂ fruit with thick walls. The newest release in hybrid peppers, Early Excursion (ACX 270), is tolerant to the same problems as Excursion II.
For additional information contact Abbott & Cobb at 215-245-6666; www.acseed.com.Â Â