How to prevent apple scabs

Plant a fruit tree guild: a ring of plants under the fruit tree drip-line and rain will drop onto these plants preventing a splash back onto the apples which in turn would create scabbing on the apples.  See:  https://www.tenthacrefarm.com/2017/07/how-to-build-a-fruit-tree-guild/ (photo courtesy of tenth acre farm)

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