HELP,PM infected plant in mid Budding, should i cut it down now


:leaf:Im growing PPP (pure power plant) and im 5 weeks into 9-10week budding scheduale, and i have a powdery mildew problem and i have no clue have to get rid of it, so should i salvage what i got now and cut it down or will the mildew spoil the drying, curing, taste etc.:leaf: