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Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus 'Mickeylee'
Phytophthora blight: Phytophthora capsici

Evaluation of cultural practices and fungicides for control of Phytophthora blight of watermelon, 2007.

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First Author: Mike Adams, NC State University.

Additional Authors: G. J. Holmes, W.R. Jester

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


Geographical location: North Carolina, United States

Products Tested: Activator 90; Captan; Kocide 2000; Revus; fluopicolide; SA-110201; ProPhyt; Ridomil Gold; Ranman; Silwet L-77; Tanos; Folpan

Active chemical(s): Alkylphenol ethoxylate; Captan; Copper hydroxide; Mandipropamid; Fluopicolide; Experimental; Potassium phosphite; Mefenoxam; Cyazofamid; Polyalkaleneoxide modified heptamethyltrisiloxane; Famoxadone + cymoxanil; Folpet

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Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Loveland Industries; Micro Flo Company; DuPont; Syngenta; Valent BioScience Corporation; Sipcam Agro USA, Inc.; Luxembourg - PAMOL Industries Inc.; Syngenta; FMC Corporation; Helena Chemical Company; DuPont; MANA

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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