Report No. 11:V046
Spinach: Spinacia oleracea 'Raccoon'
Damping off: Fusarium spp.; Rhizoctonia solani

Evaluation of biofungicides for management of seedling diseases in overwintered spinach, 2016.

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First Author: Susan Scheufele, UMass Extension Vegetable Program

Additional Authors: D. Teitelbaum, A. Zolondick

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetables, and Miscellaneous Crops


Geographical location: Massachusetts, United States

Products Tested: Double Nickel LC; Mycostop G; OxiDate; RootShield; Proline 480 SC

Active chemical(s): Bacillus amiloliquefaciens; Tea tree extract; Hydrogen dioxide; Trichoderma harzianum and T. virens; Prothioconazole

Biological Control: 1. Double Nickel LC; Bacillus amyloliquefaciens Strain D747; Certis; 2. Rootshield Plus; Trichoderma harzianum Rifai strain T-22 (1.15%); Trichoderma virens strain G-41 (0.61%); Bioworks INC; 3. Actinova

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Certis; AgBio INC; Biosafe Systems; Bioworks; Bayer CropScience

Publication date: March 7, 2017

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