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Cantaloupe: Cucumis melo ‘Athena’
Downy mildew: Pseudoperonospora cubensis

Evaluation of fungicides for the control of downy mildew in cantaloupe, 2007.

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

Additional Authors: C.M. Waldenmaier, M.J. Mahovic, J.T. Custis

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


Geographical location: Virginia, United States

Products Tested: Quadris Opti; Manzate; Revus; UAP Surfactant 80/20; Bravo WeatherStik; Pristine; Tanos; Previcur Flex; Silwet L-77; Curzate; Ranman

Active chemical(s): Azoxystrobin + chlorothalonil; Mancozeb; Mandipropamid; Alkyl aryl polyoxyethylene glycol; Chlorothalonil; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin; Famoxadone + cymoxanil; Propamocarb hydrochloride; Blend of polyether-polymethylsiloxane; Cymoxanil; Cyazofamid

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Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; DuPont; Syngenta; United Agri Products; Syngenta; BASF Corporation; DuPont; Bayer CropScience; Loveland Industries; DuPont; FMC Corporation

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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