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Multiyear Evaluation of an Orange Peel Oil-based Spray Additive for Managing Insect Pests and Brown Rot of Nectarine

G. Schnabel, D. Fernández-Ortuño, W. C. Bridges, and S. B. Hudson

June 2012

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Adjuvants are often added to pesticide formulations to enhance their effectiveness. In this multiyear field study, a proprietary formulation of orange peel oil-based spray additive containing alcohol ethoxylate (OPO-AE) was used alone or in combination with the pyrethroid insecticide esfenvalerate or the demethylation inhibitor fungicide fenbuconazole for pest and disease control of nectarine.

doi:10.1094/PHP-2012-0617-01-RS

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