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Red Currant; Black Currant: Ribes rubrum 'Red Lake'; Ribes nigrum 'Ben Alder'
White pine blister rust: Cronartium ribicola

Evaluating biopesticides for managing white pine blister rust of currant, 2007.

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First Author: Kerik Cox, Cornell University.

Additional Authors: R.A.Jordan, M.J. Reisch, M.L. McCarthy

Section: Small Fruits

Keyword(s): biopesticide; organic production

Geographical location: New York, United States

Products Tested: Nova; ProPhyt; Serenade; Stylet Oil; Cabrio

Active chemical(s): Myclobutanil; Potassium phosphite; Bacillus subtilis strain QST 713; Paraffinic oil; Pyraclostrobin

Biological Control: 1. JMS organic stylet; Paraffinic oil; JMS Flower Farms Inc. 2. ProPhyt 4L; Potassium Phosphate; Helena Chemical Co. 3. Serenade Max; Bacillus subtilis; AgraQuest Inc.

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Dow AgroSciences LLC; Luxembourg - PAMOL Industries Inc.; AgraQuest, Inc.; JMS Flower Farms, Inc.; BASF Corporation

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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