Report No. 9:V028
Squash, acorn: Cucurbita pepo 'Royal Ace PM'
Phytophthora blight: Phytophthora capsici

Evaluation of biopesticides for managing Phytophthora blight in cucurbits, 2014

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First Author: Margaret McGrath, Cornell University

Additional Authors: K.A. LaMarsh

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

Keyword(s): biopesticide, biofungicide

Geographical location: New York, United States

Products Tested: Cueva; Revus; Presidio 4SC

Active chemical(s): Copper octanoate; Mandipropamid; Fluopicolide

Biological Control: 1. Actinovate AG, Streptomyces lydicus, Natural Industries, Inc. 2. Regalia, extract of Reynoutria sachalinensis, Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. 3. Double Nickle, Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain D747, Certis USA, L. L. C. 4. Soil Serenade, Bacillus subtilis QST 713 strain, Bayer CropScience

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Manufacturer(s): Certis; Syngenta; Valent USA Corporation

Publication date: March 20, 2015

The American Phytopathological Society