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Sweetpotato: Ipomoea batatas
Rhizopus soft rot: Rhizopus stolonifer

Evaluation of fungicide dips for post-harvest control of Rhizopus soft rot of sweetpotato, 2006.

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First Author: Christopher Clark, LSU AgCenter.

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


Geographical location: Louisiana, United States

Products Tested: Botran; Pristine; Scholar

Active chemical(s): Dicloran; Pyraclostrobin + boscalid; Fludioxonil

Biological Control: 1. BioSave 10LP; Pseudomonas syringae Strain ESC-10; JET Harvest Solutions 2. BioSave 11LP; Pseudomonas syringae Strain ESC-11; JET Harvest Solutions

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Gowan Company; BASF Corporation; Syngenta

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