How to Manage Pests

UC Pest Management Guidelines

Dry Beans


(Reviewed 8/07, updated 8/07)

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Sunscald symptoms first appear as small water-soaked spots on upper surfaces of leaves, stems, or pods that are exposed to the sun. These spots are generally close together, turn reddish brown, and form large spots on affected plant parts.


This condition is caused by exposure to intense sunlight and/or high temperatures. The problem tends to be most severe following periods of high humidity and overcast skies.


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UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Dry Beans
UC ANR Publication 3446

Abiotic Disorders

R. M. Davis, Plant Pathology, UC Davis
C. A. Frate, UC Cooperative Extension, Tulare County

Acknowledgment for contributions to Abiotic Disorders:
A. E. Hall, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside
Acknowledgment for contributions to Diseases/Abiotic Disorders:
S. R. Temple, Plant Sciences, UC Davis

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