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Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus ‘Royal Star’
Gummy stem blight; Downy mildew: Didymella bryoniae; Pseudoperonospora cubensis

Evaluation of new fungicides for control of gummy stem blight and downy mildew on watermelon, 2007

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First Author: Anthony Keinath, Clemson University Coastal REC.

Additional Authors: V.B. DuBose, A.W. Lassiter

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


Geographical location: South Carolina, United States

Products Tested: Endorse; Vangard; Inspire 2.08EC; Bravo WeatherStik; LEM 17 EC; Pristine

Active chemical(s): Polyoxin D zinc salt; Cyprodinil; Difenoconazole; Chlorothalonil; Penthiopyrad ; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin

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Manufacturer(s): Cleary Chemical Corporation; Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; DuPont; BASF Corporation

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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