Report No. 9:PF018
Apple: Malus x domestica
Fire blight, ,Scab,Cedar-apple rust,Quince rust,Brooks fruit spot,Sooty blotch,Fly speck,Rots,White rot,Bitter rot, Alternaria rot, Alternaria spp.Phomopsis rot,Fruit russet: Erwinia amylovora,Venturia inaequalis, Gymnosporangium juniperi-virginianae, Gymnosporangium clavipes,Mycosphaerella pomi, disease complex,Zygophiala jamaicensis,(unspecified),Botryosphaeria dothidea,Colletotrichum spp., Alternaria spp.,Phomopsis spp., physiological

Shoot blight suppression, summer disease control, and fruit finish by post-bloom applications on Gala apple, 2014.

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First Author: K. S. Yoder, Virginia Tech AREC

Additional Authors: A. E. Cochran II, W. S. Royston, Jr., S. W. Kilmer

Section: Pome Fruits


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Cueva; Rally 40WSP; Captan 80 WDG; Apogee; Firewall 17W; Mastercop

Active chemical(s): Copper octanoate; Myclobutanil; Captan; Prohexadione Ca; Streptomycin sulfate; Copper sulphate pentahydrate

Biological Control: 1. Taegro, Bacillus subtilis var. amyloliquifaciens strain FZB24,Syngenta. 2. Double Nickel LC, Bacillus amyloliquifaciens D747, Certis.

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Certis; Dow AgroSciences LLC; Albaugh, Inc.; BASF Corporation; AgroSource, Inc.; Makhteshim Agan of North America, Inc

Publication date: March 20, 2015

The American Phytopathological Society