Report No. 8:V250
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus ‘Lantha’
Gummy stem blight: Didymella bryonaie

Evaluation of selected fungicides for the management of gummy stem blight in watermelon, 2013.

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First Author: Steve Rideout, Eastern Shore AREC

Additional Authors: C.M. Waldenmaier, G. Gu, C.E. Sturgis, A.D. Harrison, K.D. Fiedler; J.T. Custis

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


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Bravo WeatherStik; Switch; Inspire Super; Luna Experience; Fontelis; Pristine; Folicur

Active chemical(s): Chlorothalonil; Cyprodinil + Fludioxonil; Difenoconazole + Cyprodinil; Fluopyram + Tebuconazole; Penthiopyrad; Pyraclostrobin + Boscalid; Tebuconazole

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Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; Bayer CropScience; DuPont; BASF Corporation; Bayer CropScience  

Publication date: March 29, 2014

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