Report No. 9:V010
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus
Anthracnose, Gummy Stem Blight: Colletotrichum orbiculare, Didymella bryoniae

Evaluation of the weather based spray advisory program MELCAST for management of watermelon diseases in Missouri, 2014.

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First Author: Zelalem Mersha, Lincoln University Cooperative Extension

Additional Authors: M O'Connor

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

Keyword(s): spray plan, fungicide alternation, mulch,

Geographical location: Missouri, United States

Products Tested: Bravo WeatherStik 6SC; Inspire Super; Quadris Opti; Luna Experience

Active chemical(s): Chlorothalonil; Difenoconazole + Cyprodinil; azoxystrobin and chlorothalonil; Fluopyram + Tebuconazole

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Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; Bayer CropScience

Publication date: March 20, 2015

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