Report No. 10:SMF018
Strawberry: Fragaria x ananassa 'Strawberry Festival'
Charcoal rot: Macrophomina phaseolina

Evaluation of chemical and biological treatments for charcoal rot control in annual strawberry, 2014-15

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First Author: J Mertely, University of Florida-GCREC

Additional Authors: T. Seijo, R. Martin, N.A. Peres

Section: Small Fruits


Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Merivon; Quadris Top; Aprovia; Topsin 4.5FL

Active chemical(s): Fluxapyroxad + Pyraclostrobin; Azoxystrobin + Difenoconazole; Benzovindiflupyr + Azoxystrobin; Thiophanate-methyl

Biological Control: 1. Actinovate AG; Streptomuces lydicus; Monsanto; 2. Stimplex; seaweed extract; Acadian; 3. Serenade ASO; Bacillus subtilis, strain QST 713; Bayer

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Manufacturer(s): BASF Corporation; Syngenta; Syngenta; United Phosphorus, Inc.

Publication date: March 7, 2016

The American Phytopathological Society