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Cucumber: cucumis sativus‘SMR 58’
Downy mildew: Pseudoperonospora cubensis

Evaluation of protectant fungicides for the control of downy mildew in pickling cucumber, 2007

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First Author: Steve Rideout, Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Experiment Center.

Additional Authors: C.M. Waldenmaier, M.J. Mahovic, A.F. Wimer

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


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Champ; Cuprofix Disperss; Kocide 3000; Cuprofix MZ Disperss; Manzate; Dithane DF; Bravo WeatherStik; Penncozeb; Gavel

Active chemical(s): Copper hydroxide; Copper sulfate; Copper hydroxide; Copper sulfate + mancozeb; Mancozeb; Mancozeb; Chlorothalonil; Mancozeb; Mancozeb + zoxamide

Biological Control:

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Nufarm Americas Inc. (formerly Agtrol International); Cerexagri, Inc; DuPont; Cerexagri, Inc; DuPont; DuPont; Syngenta; Cerexagri, Inc; Dow AgroSciences LLC

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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