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Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus'Royal Sweet'
Gummy stem blight: Didymella bryoniae

Evaluation of fungicides for the control of gummy stem blight on watermelon, 2006.

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First Author: Daniel Egel, purdue university.

Additional Authors: S. Hoke

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


Geographical location: Indiana, United States

Products Tested: Pristine; Serenade; Experimental; Bravo WeatherStik

Active chemical(s): Boscalid + pyraclostrobin; Bacillus subtilis strain QST 713; Penthiopyrad ; Chlorothalonil

Biological Control: 1.Serenade Max; Bacillus subtilis strain QST713; AgraQuest, Inc.

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Manufacturer(s): BASF Corporation; AgraQuest, Inc.; DuPont; Syngenta

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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