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Apple: Malus xdomestica 'Empire','Golden Delicious'
Fly speck; Sooty blotch; black/white rots; lenticel spots; bitter rot; fruit russet: Zygophiala jamaicensis; speceis complex; Botryoshpaeria sp.; Colletrichum sp.

Controlling flyspeck, sooty blotch, and fruit decays with fungicides applied during summer, 2008

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First Author: D. A. Rosenberger, Cornell University.

Additional Authors: F. W. Meyer, A. L. Rugh

Section: Pome Fruits


Geographical location: New York, United States

Products Tested: Captan; Damoil; Evito; Flint; Omega; Pristine; ProPhyt; Topsin M

Active chemical(s): Captan; Petroleum oil; Fluoxastrobin; Trifloxystrobin; Fluazinam; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin; Potassium phosphite; Thiophanate-methyl

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Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Micro Flo Company; Drexel Chemical Company; Arysta; Bayer CropScience; Syngenta; BASF Corporation; Georgia Gulf Sulfur Corporation; Cerexagri, Inc.

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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