Report No. 8:V242
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus 'Distinction' and 'Sentinel'
Anthracnose; Gummy stem blight: Colletotrichum orbiculare; Didymella bryoniae

Evaluation of fungicides for control of anthracnose and gummy stem blight of watermelon, Sampson County 2013.

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First Author: M. L. Adams

Additional Authors: A. C. Thornton, L. M. Quesada-Ocampo

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


Geographical location: North Carolina, United States

Products Tested: Switch; Inspire Super; Luna Experience; Luna Sensation; Manzate Pro-Stick; Viathon; Bravo WeatherStik; Cabrio; Catamaran; Folicur; Fontelis

Active chemical(s): Cyprodinil + Fludioxonil; Difenoconazole + Cyprodinil; Fluopyram + Tebuconazole; Fluopyram + Trifloxystrobin; Mancozeb; Mono- and di-potassium salts of phosphorous acid + Tebuconazole; Undisclosed; Undisclosed; Undisclosed; Undisclosed; Undisclosed

Biological Control:

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Syngenta; Bayer CropScience; BASF Corporation; Undisclosed; Helena Chemical Company; Syngenta; BASF Corporation; Luxembourg-Pamol, Inc.; Bayer CropScience; DuPont

Publication date: March 29, 2014

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