Report No. 9:V047
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus 'Crunchy Red'
Downy mildew, Gummy stem blight, Cercospora leaf spot: Pseudoperonospora cubensis, Didymella bryoniae, Cercospora citrullina

Evaluation of fungicides and Melcast forecasting program for watermelon disease management, 2014.

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First Author: K.L. Everts, University of Maryland

Additional Authors: R.C. Korir

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

Keyword(s): weather-based forecasting, fungicide scheduling

Geographical location: Maryland, United States

Products Tested: Bravo WeatherStik 6SC; Inspire Super; Folicur

Active chemical(s): Chlorothalonil; Difenoconazole + Cyprodinil; Tebuconazole

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Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Syngenta; Bayer CropScience

Publication date: March 20, 2015

The American Phytopathological Society