Report No. 10:V080
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus
Fusarium wilt: Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. niveum

Evaluation of drench applications of crop protection products for the control of Fusarium wilt in watermelon, 2015

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First Author: Mayerling Sanchez, University of Florida

Additional Authors: N.S. Dufault

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetable, and Misc. Crops

Keyword(s): watermelon; fusarium; wilt; decline

Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Velum Total; Proline 480 SC; Taegro; Quadris; Actigard; Topsin 4.5FL

Active chemical(s): Fluopyram + imidacloprid; Prothioconazole; Bacillus subtilis var. amyloliquefacians strain FZB24; Azoxystrobin; Acibenzolar-S-methyl; Thiophanate-methyl

Biological Control: TaegroECO; Bacillus subtilis var. amyloliquefaciens Strain FZB24; Syngenta Crop Protection.

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Manufacturer(s): Bayer CropScience; Bayer CropScience; Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; United Phosphorus, Inc.

Publication date: March 7, 2016

The American Phytopathological Society