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Apple: Malus x domestica 'Fuji'
Fire blight: Erwinia amylovora

Biological control of Fire Blight in the San Joaquin Valley of California

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First Author: Brent Holtz, University of California Cooperative Extension.

Additional Authors: T.M. Martin-Duvall, S.E. Lindow, D.M. Haanen

Section: Pome Fruits

Keyword(s): A506; Flameout; Yeast; TRIGGRR;Cal Plus, Cuprofix; Bloomtime Bio;

Geographical location: California, United States

Products Tested: BreakThru

Active chemical(s): Polyether-polymethylsiloxane-copolymer

Biological Control: 1. Blightban A506; Pseudomonas fluorescens Strain A506; Nufarm Americas Inc. 2. Flameout; Oxytetracycline; UPI. 3. Cuprofix 40 Ultra Disperss; copper sulfate; UPI. 4. Bloomtime Bio; Pantoea agglomerans strain E325; Northwest Agricultural Products. 5. Organic Biolink Micronutrient Fertilizer; Fe, Mn, Zn; Westbridge. 6. Organic Biolink All Purpose Fertilizer; 3-3-3, Nitrogen, Phosphate, Potash; Westbridge. 7. Organic Biolink CAL PLUS; Calcium Carbonate; Westbridge. 8. Organic TRIGGRR;experimental; Westbridge. 9. Westbridge Biological Yeast BCYP-B experimental; Westbridge 10. BCYP; experimental; Westbridge 11. Buffer A; Experimental; Westbridge

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Manufacturer(s): Plant Health Technologies.

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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