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Basil: Ocimum basilicum 'Martina'
Downy mildew: Peronospora spp.

A comparison of select biofungicides and conventional fungicides control of downy mildew on basil, Fall 2007.

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First Author: Richard Raid, University of Florida.

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


Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Tanos; ProPhyt ; Serenade; Sonata; Amistar; Pristine; Kocide DF; Actigard

Active chemical(s): Cymoxanil + Famoxadone; Phosphite; Bacillus subtilis strain QST 713; Bacillus pumilus strain QST 2808; Azoxystrobin; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin; Copper hydroxide; Acibenzolar-S-methyl

Biological Control: 1. Actinovate; Streptomyces lydicus; Natural Industries;

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): DuPont; Luxembourg - PAMOL Industries Inc.; AgraQuest, Inc.; AgraQuest, Inc.; Syngenta; BASF Corporation; Griffin LLC; Syngenta

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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