Report No. 10:PF008
Apple: Malus domestica 'Gala'
Fireblight; Scab; Cedar-apple rust; Quince rust; Brooks fruit spot; Sooty blotch; Flyspeck; Bitter rot; White rot; Alternaria rot;: Erwinia amylovora; Venturia inaequalis; Gymnosporangium juniperi-virginianae; Gymnosporangium clavipes; Mycosphaerella pomi; disease complex; Zygophiala jamaicensis; Colletotrichum spp.; Botryosphaeria dothidea; Alternaria spp.

Evaluation of shoot blight suppression, summer disease control, and fruit finish by post-bloom copper applications on Gala apple, 2015.

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First Author: Keith Yoder, Virginia Tech AREC

Additional Authors: A. E. Cochran II, W. S. Royston, Jr., S. W. Kilmer, M. A. Borden, J. K. Repass

Section: Pome Fruits


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Firewall 17W; Captan 80 WDG; Apogee; Oso; Double Nickel LC; Cueva; LI 700; Choice

Active chemical(s): Streptomycin sulfate; Polyoxin D zinc salt; Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain D747; Copper octanoate; Phosphatidylcholine, Methylacetic acid, and Alkyl polyoxyethylene ether

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Manufacturer(s): AgroSource, Inc.; Albaugh, Inc.; BASF Corporation; Certis; Certis; Certis; Loveland Products; Loveland Products

Publication date: March 7, 2016

The American Phytopathological Society