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

Fire blight control by experimental antibiotics on Idared apple blossoms, 2007.

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First Author: Keith Yoder, Virginia Tech AREC.

Additional Authors: A. E. Cochran II, W. S. Royston, Jr., S. W. Kilmer

Section: Pome Fruits


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Agri-Mycin 17; Regulaid; Serenade; Kasumin 2L; GWN 9350

Active chemical(s): Streptomycin sulfate; Bacillus subtilis strain QST 713; Kasugamycin; Gentamycin

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Biorational Product:

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

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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