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Apple, 'Gala': Malus x domestica
Fire blight: Erwinia amylovora

Efficacy of bacterial antagonists in controlling fire blight on 'Gala' apple, 2008.

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First Author: G.W. Sundin, Michigan State University.

Additional Authors: G.R. Ehret, G.C. McGhee

Section: Pome Fruits

Keyword(s): antibiotics; bacterial antagonists; Bio Control; Bloomtime

Geographical location: United States

Products Tested: Agri-Mycin 17; Kasumin; Phostrol; Regulaid

Active chemical(s): Streptomycin sulfate; Kasugamycin; Phosphites; 2-butoxyethanol, poloxalene, monopropylene glycol

Biological Control: 1. Serenade MAX; Bacilus subtilus; AgraQuest. 2. Bloomtime; Pantoea agglomerans; Northwest Agricultural Products. 3. Westbridge Bio Control; unknown; Westbridge Agricultural Products

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Manufacturer(s): Nufarm Americas Inc.; Arysta; Nufarm Americas Inc.; Kalo.

Publication date: March 30, 2009

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