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Apple: Malus x domestica ‘Gala’
Fire blight: Erwinia amylovora

Antibiotic treatments on Gala apple for the control of fire blight in 2006.

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First Author: Gail Ehret, Michigan State University.

Additional Authors: G.W. Sundin, G.C. McGhee,

Section: Pome Fruits

Keyword(s): Antibiotics; biological control of fire blight

Geographical location: United States

Products Tested: Biotune; Mycoshield; Regulaid; Cuprofix Disperss; FireWall; Gentamicin; Kasugamycin; Agri-Mycin 17

Active chemical(s): Unknown; Oxytetracycline; Non-ionic surfactant; Copper sulfate; Streptomycin sulfate; Gentamicin sulfate; Kasugamycin (2%); Streptomycin sulfate

Biological Control: Serenade MAX;Bacillus subtilis; other ingredients; AgraQuest

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): AgraQuest, Inc.; Nufarm Americas Inc. (formerly Agtrol International); Kalo; Cerexagri, Inc; Cerexagri, Inc; Gowan Company; Arysta; Nufarm Americas Inc. (formerly Agtrol International)

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