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Apple: Malus domestica'Idared'
Fire blight: Erwinia amylovora

Suppression of fire blight by antibiotics on Idared apple, 2008.

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First Author: Keith Yoder, Virginia Tech AREC.

Additional Authors: A. E. Cochran II, W. S. Royston, Jr., S. W. Kilmer

Section: Pome Fruits


Geographical location: United States

Products Tested: C-O-C-S; Firewall; FlameOut; Kasumin; ProPhyt

Active chemical(s): Copper oxychloride + basic copper sulfate; Streptomycin sulfate; Oxytetracycline; Kasugamycin; Potassium phosphite

Biological Control:

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): United Agri Products; United Phosphorus, Inc.; United Phosphorus, Inc.; Arysta; Helena Chemical Company.

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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